Visiting Professor, The University of Tokyo Institute for Future Initiatives
Senior Executive Fellow, Industrial Growth Platform Inc.
Advisor, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co., Ltd.
While at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Keita Nishiyama was engaged in various positions including Executive Managing Director of the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ), Secretary-General of the Taskforce for Management and Financial Investigation of TEPCO, Cabinet Secretariat, Deputy Director-General for the Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Member of the Board and Director Executive Office of TEPCO, and Director-General for the Commerce and Information Policy Bureau. He retired from Japanese civil service in July, 2020.
He graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Tokyo and from the Philosophy, Politics and Economics Course (PPE) at the University of Oxford.