Senior Vice President, Division COO, Energy Resources Division
Mr. Nishizawa joined Mitsubishi Corporation in 1986 and started his career as an oil products trader until he moved to LNG business division in 1991.
Since then, he has occupied numerous roles in Mitsubishi’s LNG projects, such as North West Shelf LNG in Australia and Tangguh LNG in Indonesia.
He has been the driving force behind developing Donggi-Senoro LNG in Indonesia (Mitsubishi’s first ever operator project with Pertamina), the shale gas/ LNG Canada in Western Canada and Cameron LNG in U.S.A.
Currently he leads the Energy Resource Business Division as SVP/Division COO, which covers trading and marketing (including LNG bunker business development) as well as the various oil & gas/LNG related projects in Americas, Russia, Europe, Africa, Middle East and South Asia.
He has a bachelor degree in law, Aoyama Gakuin University. A graduate of Harvard AMP. Married with 2 sons. A coach of Mitsubishi Corporation Triathlon Club.