Mr. MATSUYAMA Masaji'S PHOTOGRAPH OF THE FACE

Mr. MATSUYAMA Masaji

  • Liberal Democratic Party and Voice of The People
  • Elected 2001, 2007, 2013 and 2019, Fukuoka Prefecture
  • Current Responsibilities in the House of Councillors
    (as of August 13,2020)
    Committee on Environment
    Committee on Discipline
    Special Committee on Official Development Assistance and Related Matters

Born:
 January 20, 1959, Fukuoka Prefecture

Education:
 Meiji University, School of Commerce

Career:
 1996 Managing Director, Junior Chamber International
    Fukuoka
 1999 President, Junior Chamber International Japan
 2001 first elected to the House of Councillors

(Major posts in the House of Councillors)
 2007 Chairman, Committee on Environment
 2010 Chairman, Special Committee on Official
    Development Assistance and Related Matters
 2016 Chairman, Committee on Rules and Administration
 2018 Chairman, Special Committee on Official Development
    Assistance and Related Matters

(Major posts in the Government)
 2006 Parliamentary Secretary of Economy, Trade and
    Industry
 2012 Senior Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs
 2017 Minister of State for Measures for Declining Birthrate
    Minister of State for Gender Equality
    Minister of State for "Cool Japan" Strategy
    Minister of State for the Intellectual Property Strategy
    Minister of State for Science and Technology Policy
    Minister of State for Space Policy

(Major posts in a political party)
 2013 Acting Chairman, General Council, Liberal
    Democratic Party (LDP)
 2014 Executive Acting Chairman, LDP Diet Affairs
    Committee in the House of Councillors
 2016 Chairman, LDP Diet Affairs Committee in the House
    of Councillors
 2019 Chairperson, LDP Policy Board in the House of
    Councillors

(as of July 30,2020)

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