- Visiting Professor, Nagoya University of Commerce and Business Graduate School, Japan
Degree in History, Cambridge University. Formerly taught at Paris University-Dauphine and Tokyo Institute of Technology. Professional career in energy policy and implementation, at the International Energy Agency(Director; 1996-2001), JNOC(VP; 2002-05) and METI. Currently, Professor of Energy Geopolitics and Public Policy-Making at Nagoya University of Commerce and Business Graduate School, Board Member of SOC Corp in Tokyo, Advisory Board Chairman of FairCourt Capital in London, and Senior Advisor of Elion House in Singapore. Member of the Global Agenda Council on Decarbonizing Energy, World Economic Forum. Interests: new dimension of energy and environmental policies.