Management Committee

The Management Committee is responsible for the general management of the NCCJ. In addition, observers with which the NCCJ wishes to maintain close ties, advise and inform the Management Committee on relevant topics.

The members of the 2018-2019 NCCJ Management Committee are:

  • Ambassador Aart Jacobi (Honorary Chairman)
  • Jorg van Leeuwen (Chairman)
  • Kazuhide (Kaz)Tanaka (Vice Chairman)
  • Noriko Negretti Saito (Secretary)
  • Tycho Speekenbrink (Chairman Membership Committee)
  • Maarten Molenaar (Chairman Communications Committee)
  • Kiminobu Yoshida (EBC Liaison)
  • Leo van Stijn(Treasurer)
  • Naoki Shirakawa (Chairman External Relations Committee)
  • Akira Havermans (Chairman Activity Committee and Deshima Business Award Committee)

Auditors and Observers:

  • Toru Ozawa (Auditor)
  • Henry Philippens (Observer & Embassy Liaison)
  • Nobuo Takei (Observer & JNS Liaison)