Head of Renewable Energy and Trade Finance Team
Development Bank of Japan
Head of Renewable Energy Finance Team, Corporate Finance Department, Division 5, and Head of Trade Finance Team, Corporate Finance Department, Division 5, Development Bank of Japan, Inc.
Yuichiro Yamaguchi serves as the head of two finance teams of Development Bank of Japan Inc.’s Corporate Finance Department, Division 5, Renewable Energy Finance Team and Trade Finance Team, which are responsible for financing renewable energy sector projects worldwide as well as conducting oil, gas and other natural resources related global trade finance. He has a long and influential career as a development banker, including in cross-border corporate and energy finance. Prior to his current position, he worked as a senior vice president of the Structured Finance Department, where he was responsible for project finance deals in the energy sector. He also has the experience of having been seconded to the Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry’s Agency for Natural Resources and Energy as a deputy director, where he was responsible for matters related to the International Energy Agency. He holds a BA (Economics) degree from the University of Tokyo and an MA (International Affairs) degree from the Fletcher School, Tufts University.