Ambassador's Profile

Reiichiro Takahashi
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Australia
 
Date of Birth:      April 21, 1956
Birth Place:         Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
 
Career:
1980:   Entered the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA)
1994-: First Secretary, Embassy of Japan, Philippines
1997-: Counselor, Embassy of Japan, United States
1999-: Director, First South-East Asia Division, MOFA
2001-: Director, Press Division, MOFA
2003-: Minister, Embassy of Japan, India 
2004-: Director, Management and Coordination Division, Ministerial Secretariat, MOFA 
2006-: Deputy Director-General,  Economic Cooperation Bureau, MOFA
2007-: Minister, Embassy of Japan, Republic of Korea
2011-: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Afghanistan
2012-: Director-General, International Peace Cooperation Headquarters, Cabinet Office
2015-: Ambassador, Consul-General of Japan in New York
2018-: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Australia