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Profile of Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Kenji YAMADA

October 23, 2018
Japanese

  • (Photo) Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Kenji YAMADA

Mr. Kenji YAMADA

Liberal Democratic Party of Japan (LDP)
Member of the House of Representatives
Hyogo 7th Electoral District (elected three times)

Date Curriculum Vitae
April 20, 1966 Born
1985 Graduated from the Northview High School in Indiana (USA)
1986 Graduated from the High School affiliated with Osaka Kyoiku University (Tennoji campus)
1990 Graduated from the University of Kobe, Faculty of Law
1990 Joined the Sumitomo Bank, Ltd. (currently the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation)
Assigned to the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (currently the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)
2006 Joined SG Private Banking (Japan), Ltd. (currently Societe Generale Private Banking (Japan), Ltd.)
Engaged in volunteer activities for children centered in Ashiya City and Nishinomiya City
2010 President of the Kiwanis Club of Ashiya
2011 Leader of the branch of the Liberal Democratic Party in Hyogo 7th Electoral District
December 2012 Elected to the House of Representatives for the first time (46th General Election, Hyogo 7th Electoral District)
December 2014 Reelected to the House of Representatives (47th General Election, second term)
October 2017 Reelected to the House of Representatives (48th General Election, third term)
October 2018 Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
Family:
Wife and two children
Hobbies:
Travel, basketball, cycling, and rugby