Mr. Makoto Ichikawa
After graduated from the University of Tokyo and obtained a Master's degree in Engineering in 1984, he joined Japan National Oil Corporation (JNOC). Since 1988, he has held several production management assignments in JAPEX, Abu Dhabi Oil Co., Ltd. (ADOC) and Japan Canada Oils Sands Limited (JACOS) on secondment from JNOC. Since JOGMEC was established by integration of JNOC and MMAJ in 2004, he has been appointed as Deputy Director General of Project Department, General Manager of Houston Office and Director General of Project Department. In March 2014, he became Executive Director, Member of the Board, Oil & Gas Upstream Technology Unit.