Akiko Yoshida is a career officer of Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of Japan.
She has various experiences in the MLIT and other government agencies in the fields of railways, airlines, shipping and automobiles, in addition to tourism sector. She also served as a legal advisor for 5 years in a London-based intergovernmental organization.
Yoshida assumed the current position in JNTO since the summer of 2015. At JNTO, her current responsibilities are marketing activities on a global scale, luxury market, digital marketing and economic recovery of the Tohoku region.
Executive Vice President, Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO)