Ambassador Karasawa - Curriculum Vitae

Ambassador Karasawa - Curriculum Vitae
Name :Karasawa Akira
Date of Birth :January 19, 1960
Place of Birth :Tokyo
Education :Graduated from the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law

Professional Career

April 1983 Joined Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF)
May 1993 First Secretary, Japanese Mission to the European Community
May 1999 Director, WTO Office, International Economic Affairs Division,International Affairs Department, Economic Affairs Bureau
January 2003 Director, Standards and Labelling Division, General Food Policy Bureau
July 2004 Director, Management Improvement Policy Planning Division,Management Improvement Bureau
May 2007 Director, Budget Division, Minister’s Secretariat
April 2010 Director-General, Fisheries Policy Planning Department, Fisheries Agency
July 2014 Director-General, Crop Production Department, Agricultural Production Bureau
October 2015 Director-General, Crop Production Bureau
July 2019 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Republic of Palau