Norio Mitsuya, deputy (representing Fukushiro Nukaga, Minister of Finance)
Fukushiro Nukaga was appointed Minister of Finance in August 2007.
was elected to the House of Representatives
in 1983 with eight re-elections.
Within the House of Representatives he
has held many roles including Parliamentary Vice Minister of International Trade and Industry; Chief Whip in the Standing Committee on Commerce and Industry; Chief Whip in the Standing Committee on Rules and Administration; and chair of the Standing Committee on Finance
He was appointed Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary in 1997 and was re-appointed this position in 1999.
In 2000 he served as the Minister of State for Economic and Fiscal Policy and Information Technology.
has held many positions within the Liberal Democratic Party including but limited to Director of House Affairs Division; Deputy Chair in the Policy Research Council; and Deputy Chair of the Diet Affairs Committee.
He is born on January 11, 1944 in Ibaraki Prefecture.
graduated from the faculty of Political Science and Economics from Waseda University
This will be his
second G20 meeting as Minister of Finance.