Sunao Kakehi

Senior Director, Environmental Improvement Division, Bureau of Environment, Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Mr. Kakehi has been working in the Tokyo Metropolitan Government since 1986, in managerial positions in the Bureau of Waterworks, the Governor’s Headquarters, and the Bureau of Urban Development. He had a long career in the Bureau of Waterworks where he was involved in formulating and implementing environmental measures especially for the waterworks. During his career, Mr. Kakehi was also engaged in international exchange projects, such as exchanges with sister cities of Tokyo, making significant international contributions to waterworks. He was appointed as the Senior Director for the Environmental Improvement Division, Bureau of the Environment, in April 2018, addressing issues related to air pollution and automobile pollution.

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