Makoto Kumei | GR Japan

Makoto Kumei

Public Policy Manager

Makoto Kumei has more than 10 years of experience as an official at the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), where he was directly involved in policy-making, including the formulation and drafting of legislation and regulations, agricultural policy reform, APEC, etc. He has also worked as an agri-business consultant at a leading consultant company. Since joining GR Japan, he has worked on various projects related to healthcare, food and consumer safety and environmental policies. He holds an MA in Public Policy from Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government and an MA in International Relations from Sophia University.