President, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
Mr. Mori started working for the Ministry of the Environment, Japan, in 1977, and was involved in climate change negotiations for several years. He also served as Environment Specialist at the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Senior Environmental Coordinator of the United Nations High Commissioner of Refugees (UNCHR), and Portfolio Manager of the Division of GEF at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
Mr. Mori is a graduate of the School of Engineering, Kyoto University. He was a professor at Keio University from 2008-2010. He joined IGES in 2003 and has served as the President since 2010.