Hiroshi Kuniyoshi
Vice President / CEO

April, 1984Joined Ministry of International Trade and Industry (now known as METI)
June, 1998Director for Advanced Reactor Development, Agency of Natural Resources and Energy, METI
June, 2000Senior Adviser to the Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
June, 2003Special Adviser to the Director General, UNIDO
July, 2004Director, Nuclear Safety Commission, Prime Minister’s Cabinet Office
August, 2006Professor, Frontier Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology
July, 2009Director General, Economic Policy Department, Kansai Regional Bureau, METI
September, 2012Executive Director, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
January, 2016Head, UNIDO Tokyo Office
April, 2017Deputy Director General, UNIDO
July, 2022Special Advisor to the President, The Institute of Applied Energy (IAE)
June, 2023Vice President / CEO, IAE


B.Eng. in Electrical Engineering, The University of Tokyo
M.Phil. in International Relations, University of Cambridge
Ph.D. in Energy Science, Kyoto University