Joined the Ministry of Finance (currently the Ministry of Finance) in 1973. In 2005, he was appointed Director of the Gunma Bank and Chairman of the Gunma Institute of Economic Research after serving as Director of the National Life Finance Corporation, Director General of the Tax Department, Nagoya Regional Taxation Bureau, Director General of the Inspection Department of the Tokyo Regional Taxation Bureau, Director General of the Liquor Taxation Bureau, Director-General of the Insurance Division I of the Banking Bureau, Director-General of the Minister's Secretariat of the Ministry of Finance, Director-General of the Kanto Local Finance Bureau, and Director-General of the National Life Finance Corporation. In 2010, he was appointed President and Representative Director, Gunma Economic Research Institute. Appointed Frontier Management Advisor in July 2016.
Graduated from Faculty of Economics, Kyoto University