Yuichiro Motomura
President and CEO

With a BS from the University of Tokyo and an MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Mr. Motomura has more than 25 years of experience in international consulting. Prior to establishing PADECO, he was a senior consultant at a major international consulting firm. Until November 2005, he served as chairman of the Engineering Consulting Firms Association (ECFA) of Japan. He is still active participating in projects in the field.

Takeo Matsuzawa
Executive Vice President and COO

In charge of Corporate Strategy

Mr. Matsuzawa graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Tokyo. He worked in development finance activities for almost 30 years at the Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund of Japan and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (predecessors of the new JICA), where he managed the financing for various types of development projects including public-private partnership projects mainly in Asia. He supervises the firm's management consulting practice and is in charge of corporate planning.  

Yukiko Koyasu
Member, Board of Directors and CFO

In Charge of Finance and Operations

With an MBA from the University of Rochester, Ms. Hotta is in charge of administrative tasks and corporate finance at PADECO. As a general manager, she has established a state-of-the-art administrative system integrating project/personnel management and corporate accounting and finance.

Norio Kato
Member, Board of Directors and Director

In charge of Education Development and Economic/Social Development

Dr. Kato received a B.E. degree from Aichi University of Education, and a Ph.D from the Graduate School of International Development, Nagoya University. He has worked in various education projects of JICA and ADB, drawing from his teaching experience in Japanese schools. He leads the internationally known Education Development Division.

Nobuo Endo
Member, Board of Directors and Director

In charge of Transport Infrastructures Development

Registered Engineer (construction)", BS in Civil Engineering, Tohoku University, After working for construction projects in Middle East and South-east Asia, engaged in many ODA studies/surveys as team leader. Responsible for management and promotion of Transport Infrastructure Division.

Andrew Stokes

In charge of Eastern Europe and Africa

Mr. Stokes has a BA and an MA from the University of Sheffield, and a Diploma for Graduates from the London School of Economics. He has experience of JICA, ADB, EBRD, World Bank and government executed projects, mainly in a supporting role, but also as a member of consulting teams. Familiar with business promotion, project management, contractual and taxation issues, he is now head of PADECO's UK Office and responsible for Romania office, Georgia Office, and for Eastern Europe and Africa.

Bruce Winston
Executive Advisor

In Charge of Development Banks and United Nations Headquarters Projects

Mr. Winston received a BA from the University of Chicago, an MCP from Harvard University, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Washington. Combining expertise in several development fields, he has led, coordinated, or otherwise contributed to a large number of projects for major development banks.