Eurasia Group GZERO SUMMIT 2020 | KOIKE Yuriko
GZERO SUMMIT 2020
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2020 Speakers
KOIKE  Yuriko
KOIKE Yuriko
GOVERNOR OF TOKYO
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Yuriko Koike became the Governor of Tokyo in 2016 after being active on the national political stage for many years. She was elected to the House of Councilors in 1992 and to the House of Representatives in 1993 and held posts including Minister of the Environment and Special Adviser to the Prime Minister for National Security Affairs. She became the first woman to be named Minister of Defense in 2007. She was re-elected to her current position in 2020.