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Takeshi Okamoto is a corporate affiliate visiting fellow at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (Shorenstein APARC) for 2017-18. Prior to joining Shorenstein APARC, he served as deputy director for policy making and implementation at the Governement of Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry (METI), where he was in charge of manufacturing industry policy, economic policy, and SME policy. Okamoto received his bachlor's degree of law from Tokyo Univeristy in 2004.