IRINO Yasukazu

IRINO Yasukazu

IRINO Yasukazu

Consulting Fellow (until June 30, 2012)

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)


Creative Cluster, Branding Theory, Social Capital / Human Capital ("Life Based on Two Sites for Creative Human Resources and Formation of Smart Areas on the back of Networking"), History, Industrial Legislation (Intellectual Property Rights, SMEs, Energy, etc.), International Politics (Security, International Strategy for Energy Resources, etc.), Innovation


1987.3 B.A., Law, the University of Tokyo


2011.10 Consulting Fellow, RIETI
2009.7 Senior Fellow, RIETI
2008.7 Director of Policy History Group, RIETI
2007.7 Assistant General Manager, Business Start-Up and Alliance Promotion Division, Business Support Department, Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Agency, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
2007.4 Director of Research related to the Promotion of Administrative Reform, Cabinet Secretariat
2006.7 Assistant General Manager, Retail Petroleum Distribution Division, Department of Natural Resources and Fuels, Natural Resources and Energy Agency
2005.9 Director of Diet Relations, Minister's Secretariat, METI
2002.6 Commerce Counselor, Embassy of Japan in the UK 
2001.1 Executive Assistant to the Director of Planning, General Policy Division, Natural Resources and Energy Agency
1999.6 Executive Assistant to the Secretary, Cabinet Ministry, Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
1996.6 Supervisor, Industrial Property Revision Council, Japan Patent Office
1994.6 Executive Assistant to the Section Manager, Planning Department, Subcontract Enterprise Division, SME Agency, MITI
1993.6 Visiting Fellow, Stanford University
1991.6 Chief Inspector, Strategic Commodity Inspection Office, Exports Section, Bureau of International Trade and Administration
1989.6 Assistant Manager, Strategy Unit, First Consumer Policy Division, Economic Planning Agency, MITI
1987.4 Strategy Unit, Trade Policy Bureau, MITI