Morikuni Makino General Manager - Japan

Morikuni joined the Institute in September 2011 as General Manager – Japan after working for the Japan Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in various capacities for over 20 years.

Most recently, Morikuni was Director for International Public Relations for the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency within METI, following the Tohoku Earthquake in March 2011. Prior to this, he worked as a Director General in charge of Kyoto Mechanisms promotion for the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO). Morikuni has extensive experience in the energy sector.

Morikuni holds a Master of Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Engineering from Keio University, Japan.