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March 8, 2023
Bureau of Industrial and Labor Affairs

“Tokyo Tourism Ambassadors”
Have Been Appointed!

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) has appointed new “Tokyo Tourism Ambassadors” to promote the appeal of Tokyo both domestically and internationally, with the goal of revitalizing local communities through tourism through increasing the number of visitors to the city.
TMG is pleased to announce the appointment of the following individuals as Tokyo Tourism Ambassadors.

“Tokyo Tourism Ambassador” Appointees

Listed in Japanese alphabetical order with titles omitted

Name Occupation
Akiyama Yoshihisa Ginza MUTSUKARI, Executive Chef
Alan Poul Film Producer, Director
Kusumoto Katsumi Vegan Restaurant SAIDO, Chef
Kumakawa Tetsuya K-BALLET COMPANY/Bunkamura Orchard Hall, Artistic Director
Jonathan Malveaux Investor/Entrepreneur
Nomura Yusuke Vegetarian meal DAIGO, 4th Generation Owner
Hakken Cosplayer
Harry Sugiyama Media personality
Bessho Tetsuya Actor, President of Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia
Sakura Miko, Mori Calliope,Gawr Gura VTuber from hololive production
Mikuni Kiyomi HÔTEL DE MIKUNI, Owner and Chef
Misha Janette Fashion and Beauty, Creative Director
Richard Collasse CHANEL G.K., Chairman

Attachment Tokyo Tourism Ambassadors(PDF:453KB)

Main Activities

Activities to disseminate information on Tokyo's attractions and tourism, and other duties

Start of Activities

Monday, February 13, 2023

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Planning Section, Tourism Division, Bureau of Industrial and labor Affairs
Phone: 03-5000-2426
Email: S0000571(at)
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