About APIR

Board Members

Councilor

Chairperson

  • INOUE, Noriyuki
    Chairman of the Board and Chief Global Group Officer, Daikin Industries,Ltd.

Councilors

  • IETSUGU, Hisashi
    Chairman, The Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • IKEDA, Hiroyuki
    Co-Chairperson, Representative Director Kansai Keizai Doyukai(Kansai Association of Corporate Executives)
  • IWAI, Yoshiyuki
    Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation
  • IWATA, Kenichi
    Executive Vice President, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.
  • UTSUDA, Shoei
    Counselor, Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
  • EGAMI, Masahiko
    Dean of the Graduate School of Economics and Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University
  • OKADA, Tatsushi
    Managing Executive Officer, The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • OZAKI, Hiroshi
    Chairman, The Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • KAKENO, Isamu
    Executive Vice President, General Manager of Osaka Main Office, General Manager of Yumeshima Development Division, Obayashi Corporation
  • TAKEGUCHI, Fumitoshi
    Director, Senior Executive Officers, Osaka Gas Co.,Ltd
  • TATEISHI, Yoshio
    Chairman, The Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • TANIZAKI, Hisashi
    Dean of Graduate School/School of Economics, Osaka University
  • NAKANISHI, Noritsugu
    Dean, Faculty of Economics and Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University
  • NAMBA, Masato
    Director, Executive Vice President, Takenaka Corporation
  • MATSUOKA, Hiroaki
    Managing Executive Officer, Nippon Steel Corporation
  • MATSUMOTO, Masayoshi
    Chairman, Kansai Economic Federation(KANKEIREN)

Director

Executive Director

  • IWANO, Hiroshi ∗
    Asia Pacific Institute of Research

Research Director

  • MIYAHARA, Hideo
    Professor Emeritus, Osaka University

Directors

  • KAWAHARA, Katsumi
    Deputy General Manager, Techonology and Innovation Center Daikin Industries,Ltd.
  • KONDO, Hironori
    Managing Director, Secretary General, The Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • TANAKA, Kosei ∗
    Secretary General & Member of the Board, General Manager,General Affairs Dept.,Public Relations Dept. Asia Pacific Institute of Research
  • TANAKA, Teruhiko
    General Manager, Executive Support Group, Panasonic Corporation
  • TANIMURA, Atsushi
    General Manager, Corporate Research Office, Secretariat, Osaka Gas Co.,Ltd
  • TSUDA, Yoshihisa
    Managing Director, Secretary General, The Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • HISADA, Hirohiko
    General Manager, Head of Department, General Administration & Coordination Dept., Osaka Office, General Manager, General Administration Div., Nippon Steel Corporation
  • HINO, Naoki
    Director, General Manager of Planning & Public Relations Division, The Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • HIROSE, Shigeo
    Managing Director, Secretary General, Kansai Keizai Doyukai (Kansai Association of Corporate Executives)
  • FUKUI, Masashi
    Director, General Manager, Planning and Public Relations Department, Kansai Economic Federation (KANKEIREN)
  • FURUE, Kentaro
    Senior Manager, President's Office, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corporation

Supervisor

Auditors

  • AGAWA, Tsuyoshi
    General Manager, Office of Internal Audit, The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • TAKI, Kentaro
    Attorney at law
  • FUJIMOTO, Akio
    Ex-Excutive director, Kansai Economic Federation (KANKEIREN)

As of June 28, 2019.
17 Councilors, 13 Directors, 3 Supervisors
Note : The names are listed in Japanese alphabetical order. Persons with ∗ mark are full-time staffs.