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Ko Fujii

Ko Fujii is Founder and CEO of Makaira, a public affairs consultancy specializing in advocacy for innovation, and is a member of the Secretariat of Sharing Economy Association Japan. Formerly Head of Public Policy for Google in Japan and a Japanese government official at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Ko works to bring innovation and collaboration to many sectors across Japan. He holds various positions including Consulting Fellow at PHP Institute, Outside Director of Cookpad, Japan’s largest online recipe company, Board Member of Information and Communications Policy Forum, Steering Committee Member of Hiroshima World Business Conference for World Peace, and Advisor to an NGO promoting international volunteering.