Kohei Yoshida

Kohei YoshidaDirector, National Strategy Office of Information and Communications Technology(ICT), Cabinet Secretariat

In 1994, Kohei Yoshida joined the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (currently the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications). He engaged in Information and communication policy making, especially in areas such as the new entry of mobile careers, the introduction of number portability and the promotion of competition in the telecommunications sector.

After his secondment at Dentsu Inc from 2013-2015, he worked in the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications where he oversaw; the advancement of ICT in medicine, health and long-term care systems; the use of ICT in work style reforms; and the growth of local communities through application of telecommunications. From July 2018, present post.