Toshiyuki Sakamoto

Board Member, Director, Climate Change & Energy Efficiency Unit The Institute of Energy Economics, Japan (IEEJ)


Mr. Sakamoto worked for policy planning and implementation on energy, climate change and industry competitiveness for 30 years at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry or METI, the Japanese Government. After leaving the METI, he engaged in renewable and hydrogen energy businesses at two private companies, and thereafter was appointed to the current position in June 2020.