Honorary President:

Sadakazu Tanigaki

Minister of Justice, President, Japan-Romania MP Friendship League


Katsuhiko Eguchi

Member of the House of Councilors, former CEO PHP Publishing Co.,Ltd.

Ichirou Aisawa

Member of the House of Representatives,Vice President, Japan-Romania MP Friendship League.

Ichirou Kanke

Member of the House of Representatives, former Mayor of Aizu-Wakamatsu City, Fukushima.


Fumiya Sakow

Chairperson, NPO World Integrative-Health Society (WIS)
Official Advisor to Romanian Development
Profile: Born as a Buddhist priest in 1956, graduated from Dept. Poli. Sci. & Econ., WasedaUniv.(BA), the Matsushita Institute of Government & Management (MPA), Ryukoku Graduate School (MA, Ph.D.) via UCSB and Rutgers graduate schools.
Chair, NPO World Integrative-Health Society, Head minister, Shinshoji Temple.

Vice Presidents:

George Rusanescu

Profile: Born in Constanta into a family running a trading company, studied at UCECOM Electronics School In Bucarest. Having come over to Tokyo 30 years ago, started andrunning a small company for electronics.
Now a naturalized Japanese national. Father of a son who is working for a Japanese financing company.

Stefan C. Stan, MBA

Profile: Born in Bucharest – the Capital of Romania, into a family with a high level of moral character, then relocated in the Constanta port City, he studied International Affairs at “Ovidius” University of Economic Studies and won an MBA from Chicago Booth School of Business.
Internationally, acting as executive director of a management company located in the Middle East, he supervise a team that provides business performance improvement solutions, optimizing the performance of its clients companies. In Romania, he is conducting private business and state development-oriented projects, including projects for the Constanta port activities development.
Owning excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills and being able to perform administrative and creative activities, he uses his global business network sincerely devoting himself in developing Romania.

Secretary General

Choyo Tanaka

Supporting organizations:

  • The Government of Romania (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economy and Commerce)
  • The Romanian Embassy in JapanThe Japanese Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Romania (CCIRJ)
  • The Japanese Government (Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry, etc.)
  • Japan-Romania Member of Parliament Friendship League
  • Swiss Chamber of Commerce & Industy in Japan (SCCIJ)
  • Tokyo Chamber of Commerce & Industry (TCCI) (to be)
  • Keidanren (The Federation of Economic Bodies) (to be)

Executive Directors:

Fumiya Sakow (President)

Stefan Stan (Vice-President)

George Rusanescu (Vice-President)

Choyo Tanaka

Yasuma Kuroki

Takeshi Iwasaka

Naokatsu Funabashi

Alexandru Serban

Fujio Matsumoto

Gabriel Dutu


Hiromasa Yasui

Michiko Iwabuchi

Cristina Sakow

Tomoko Okada

Roxana Yumii


Akihiko Okamoto

Takuya Tamaru

Committees by Industrial Division

We are sub-dividing our services and activities into several managing committees to be:
e.g. food/farming, tourist, medical, cosmetic/esthetic, ICT, construction, etc. committees.

We are planning to set up a policy proposal committee to be organized by members and experts.