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JFTC's economic affairs bureau chief Shuichi Sugahisa appointed as commission's top bureaucrat

By Toko Sekiguchi
  • 10 Jan 2020 00:53
  • 10 Jan 2020 00:53
Shuichi Sugahisa, the outspoken director general of the Japan Fair Trade Commission's economic affairs bureau, will be appointed to the commission's top bureaucratic position as its new secretary general, effective Jan. 15, MLex has learned.

Sugahisa will replace Akinori Yamada, who will step down to retire. Yamada was also Sugahisa's predecessor

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Toko Sekiguchi

Senior Correspondent, Tokyo

Toko is a senior correspondent in Tokyo covering antitrust, anti-bribery & corruption, financial services and regulatory issues in Japan. Before joining MLex, she has worked as a journalist for The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones News, Bloomberg News and Time Magazine.

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