General Manager, Global Natural Gas Development Department
Mitsui & Co. Ltd
Eiji Yanagawa joined Mitsui & Co., Ltd in 1993 and has had a wide range of commercial experience in petroleum trading, upstream/LNG business development and LNG trading. He has been involved in the LNG projects in which Mitsui has equity in Africa, such as EGLNG and Mozambique LNG during his assignment in London from 2008 to 2012. He returned to the Tokyo HQ 2012 and after 3 years experiences as a head of global LNG trading, he is now responsible for new LNG market development with leveraging Mitsui’s unique presence in whole gas value chain from LNG supply to downstream market.