His Excellency Mr Shingo Yamagami
Ambassador of Japan to Australia; External Contributor
His Excellency Shingo Yamagami is the Ambassador of Japan to Australia.
His Excellency has been the Ambassador of Japan to Australia since December 2020. Prior positions include Director-General of the Economic Affairs Bureau and Intelligence and Analysis Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Japan respectively. Ambassador Yamagami has served in diplomatic postings to Washington, D.C., Hong Kong, Geneva and London. He was once seconded to the National Police Agency as Director of Police Administration of Ibaraki Prefectural Police. Ambassador Yamagami has a Bachelor of Law from the University of Tokyo, and studied at Columbia University.