Administrative and Program Assistant
Shotaro Yagi joined the Mansfield Foundation as Administrative and Program Assistant in the Tokyo Office in September 2016. His primary responsibilities are to provide support for the Mansfield Fellows and for implementation of other Foundation programs in Japan, the United States, and elsewhere. He also assists with the financial and administrative work of the Tokyo office.
Prior to joining the Mansfield Foundation Mr. Yagi served as a project coordinator at Marubeni Corporation, where he planned and executed multiple system implementation and problem solving projects. He conducted fieldwork researching poverty reduction in Thailand and the Philippines while studying at the University of Tokyo, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in economics.