ABOUT

Board of Trustees

Patron Yohei Sasakawa
Chairman, The Nippon Foundation

Chairman The Earl of St Andrews

Vice Chair Joanna Pitman
Author and former Tokyo Bureau Chief, The Times

Treasurer Michael French BSc (Eng), FCA
Former Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Sir John Boyd KCMG
Former British Ambassador to Japan

Professor David Cope
Foundation Fellow, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge

Hiroaki Fujii
Former Japanese Ambassador to the United Kingdom

Professor Yuichi Hosoya
Keio University, Tokyo

Professor Janet Hunter
London School of Economics and Political Science

Professor Yoriko Kawaguchi
Former Minister for Foreign Affairs

Tatsuya Tanami
Special Adviser, The Nippon Foundation

Professor Ryuichi Teshima
Journalist and Writer

Staff

Chief Executive Brendan Griggs MBE

Programmes Executive Rory Steele

Director Tokyo Office Kyoko Haruta