Director General, Telecommunications Business Department, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC)
Mr. Hirohisa Furuichi serves as Director-General of the Telecommunications Business Department in the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications since last July. In that position, he is in charge of formulating regulatory and policy frameworks for achieving sound development of the telecom sector in Japan. Before taking up his current position, Mr. Furuichi held various positions within the Ministry, such as formulating competition policies and consumer protection policies in the telecom sector. He joined the Ministry (the former Ministry of Post and Telecommunications) in 1986, and has contributed to the development of the telecommunications business in Japan over the past 30 years with his outstanding expertise. He is a graduate of the University of Tokyo and holds a B.A. in law.
Executive Insight Roundtable 3: Why 5G Will Change Everything You Thought You Knew About Telecom
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