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Japan’s Economic Statecraft in 2022: A Dialogue with Tadashi Maeda

January 19, 2022 • 5:00 – 6:00 pm EST

The CSIS Japan Chair invites you to 
Japan’s Economic Statecraft in 2022: A Dialogue with Tadashi Maeda

Wednesday, January 19
5:00-6:00PM ET

Please join the CSIS Japan Chair for an event featuring Tadashi Maeda, Governor of the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC). JBIC, a Japanese policy-based financial institution, seeks to contribute to Japan's development and the international economy through promoting overseas infrastructure development, improving the global competitiveness of Japanese industries, supporting overseas business, and preventing disruptions to the global financial order.  Governor Maeda will discuss the policy landscape in Japan related to economic statecraft and the prospects for cooperation with the United States and other like-minded countries.


Tadashi Maeda
Governor & Representative Director, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)

Tadashi Maeda graduated from the University of Tokyo Faculty of Law in 1980. At JBIC, he has held various positions including Director-General of Energy and Natural Resources Finance Department; Director-General of Corporate Planning Department; Managing Executive Officer, Global Head of Infrastructure and Environment Finance Group; Senior Managing Director and CEO, Executive Managing Director. From June 2010 to December 2012 he served as Special Advisor to the Cabinet in the Government of Japan. He has also served as a member of the Steering Committee of Nuclear Damage Liability Facilitation Fund from October 2011 to October 2013. He became a member of the IISS Council from June 2014 to 2017.

Moderated by
Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia, Japan Chair, and Henry A. Kissinger Chair, CSIS; Director of Asia Studies, Georgetown University

This event is made possible through general support to CSIS.

Tadashi Maeda

Tadashi Maeda

Governor & Representative Director, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)