Full Name
Satoshi Asawa
Job Title
Executive Vice President, Oil & Gas Upstream Business
Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC)
Speaker Bio
Mr. Satoshi Asawa joined Japan National Oil Corporation (currently JOGMEC) in April 1986 and has built a career during his 35-year tenure with JOGMEC. He has been Executive Vice President, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit, JOGMEC since March 2020.

He has served JOGMEC as General Manager of the Middle East Office from 2013 to 2016 in Abu Dhabi, and Deputy General Manager of Washington D.C. Office from 1995 to 1998.

He has also served as Director, Russia Project Team of Project Department in 2010, Director General of Project Department in 2016, and Director General of Exploration Department, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit in Tokyo Head Office in 2017.

He earned his M.A. degree in 1992 from the Graduate School of International Studies, University of Denver in Colorado, U.S., and Bachelor of Law in 1986 from the Niigata University, Japan.
Satoshi Asawa