Jiro Kokuryo

Jiro Kokuryo

Vice President for International Collaboration, Keio University

Professor Kokuryo is a Professor at Keio University’s Faculty of Policy Management as well as a Professor at its Graduate School of Media and Governance. He has served as a Vice-President of Keio University since July 4, 2013.

Prior to joining Keio University, Professor Kokuryo worked for Nippon Telegraph and Telephone, where he promoted the use of information technologies for corporate users.

Professor Kokuryo has been playing a central role in formulating Japan’s information technology
policies. He also works closely with volunteer organizations and was commended by the Minister of Internal Affairs for his distinguished service to the development of regional societies.

Professor Kokuryo holds a bachelor of economics from the University of Tokyo (1982), Master
in Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School (1988), and Doctor of Business
Administration (DBA) also from Harvard Business School (1992).