Kohei Hamamoto

VP Legal And Regional Compliance Officer Asia & Japan at Joyson Safety Systems

Kohei Hamamoto has extensive work experience in the legal field. Kohei started their career as an Associate at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune in 2009 and held that role until 2018. During their time at Anderson Mori & Tomotsune, they specialized in various legal matters. In 2012, they briefly worked as a Foreign Associate at JunKohei LLP. In 2018, they joined Air Liquide as a Senior Counsel for their Japan division, where they served until 2020. In 2020, they transitioned to Joyson Safety Systems, initially serving as the VP Legal Japan/Rest of Asia. Kohei then advanced to the role of VP Legal Asia & Japan before ultimately becoming the VP Legal and Regional Compliance Officer for Asia & Japan in 2022. Overall, Kohei Hamamoto has accumulated extensive experience in legal roles, particularly within the Asian market.

Kohei Hamamoto holds a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree in Law from The University of Tokyo, which they obtained from 2004 to 2008. From 2008 to 2009, they attended The Legal Training and Research Institute of Japan for some form of legal training. In 2016 to 2017, they pursued a Master of Laws (LLM) degree in Law at the University of Aberdeen.


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  • VP Legal And Regional Compliance Officer Asia & Japan

    August, 2022 - present

  • VP Legal Asia & Japan

    April, 2022

  • VP Legal Japan/rest Of Asia

    October, 2020

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