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Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Yoshimasa HAYASHI

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Name: Yoshimasa HAYASHI
Date of Birth: January 19, 1961
Place of Birth:

Yamaguchi Prefecture

Education:

Tokyo University, Faculty of Law, 1984
Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1994

 

April 1984 - May 1989

Joined Mitsui & Co., Ltd.

June 1989 - June 1990

Joined Sanden Kotsu Co., Ltd

July 1990  - January 1993

Joined Yamaguchi Gohdoh Gas Co., Ltd.

December 1992 - February 1993

Secretary to Mr.Yoshiro HAYASHI, Member of the House of Representatives (HR)

February 1993 - August 1993

Secretary to the Minister of Finance

January 1994 - June 1995

Policy Secretary to Mr.Yoshiro HAYASHI, Member of the HR

July 1995

Elected to the House of Councillors (HC) (17th Regular Election)

October 1999 - July 2000

Parliamentary Vice Minister for Finance

July 2001

Elected to the HC (19th Regular Election)

October 2004 - November 2005

Chairman of the HC Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defense

September 2006 - August 2007

Senior Vice Minister of the Cabinet Office

July 2007

Elected to the HC (21st Regular Election)

August 2008 - September 2008

Minister of Defense

March 2009 - July 2009

Chairman of the HC Special Committee on Official Development Assistance and Related Matters

July 2009 - September 2009

Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy

December 2012

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

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