Open to all current students!
GUEST SPEAKER SEMINAR
In conjunction with Case Study (Public-Private Partnerships)
“PPP and Project Finance in the Transport Sector”
by Mr. Hideto Shimonishi, Manager, Project Finance Office, Structured Finance Division, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
Facilitator: Prof. Toshiro Nishizawa
Date & time: 18:45-20:30 | Monday, June 19, 2017
Mr. Shimonishi will give us an overview of PPPs and project finance in the transport sector in Asia and discuss issues of financing from lender’s perspectives.
About the speaker:
Mr. Shimonishi has more than 12 years of experience in nine emerging countries in infrastructure finance and investment banking business, including seven years at The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU) and three years at Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC). He led Asian infrastructure marketing team as Manager of Asian Origination Team, Structured Finance Division of BTMU and covered landmark projects in Indonesia, Malaysia and Myanmar. He was seconded to Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) as Chief of Project Coordination Office responsible for promoting Japanese high speed railways overseas for two years before assuming the current position back at BTMU. He earned his BA and MA in sociology from Kyoto University and attended the Executive Education “Infrastructure in a Market Economy” at Harvard Kennedy School.