Netherlands Missions, Japan

Economic Cluster

One of the main tasks of the Embassy in Tokyo and the Consulate General in Osaka/Kobe is therefore to promote and support economic cooperation between the two countries. This cooperation encompasses not only trade but also cooperation in the field of R&D, knowledge sharing and bilateral foreign direct investment. All economic functions are grouped under the Economic Cluster. The Economic Cluster consists of the following sections and persons:

Head of Economic Cluster
Marc Gerritsen

Innovation Attaché
Jan Hein Chrisstoffels

Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency
Wouter Luijendijk

Department for Economy and Trade
Marc Gerritsen

Department for Agriculture
Evert Jan Krajenbrink