Tomohisa Kunisawa

Deputy Director, Space Industry Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan

Since 2008, with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Government of Japan: Since 2017, Deputy Director, Space Industry Office, Manufacturing Industries Bureau; 2014-15, Deputy Director, Office of Director for Policy Coordination, Small and Medium Enterprise Agency; 2012-14, Deputy Director (seconded), Aircraft Division, Bureau of Finance and Equipment, Ministry of Defence; 2012, Liaison Officer and Negotiator (seconded), Cabinet Office (in charge of team assisting Fukushima disaster victims); 2010-12, Assistant Director, Security Export Inspection Office, Trade Control Department, Trade & Economic Cooperation Bureau, METI; 2008-10, Officer, Policy Planning Division, Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Department, METI. 2017, MPA, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University; 2008, Master’s in Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, and 2006, BSc, Faculty of Engineering, Undergraduate School of Engineering Science, Kyoto University.