Dr. Kondo Reiko

Director, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

Reiko Kondo is Director of the Office of the Director-General for Cybersecurity in the Japanese Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. She also serves as Director for Common Service Platform, Bureau of Science, Technology and Innovation Policy of the Cabinet Office. Kondo has previously held a position in the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) as Director of Policy Planning Office of the Cybersecurity Research Institute from 2009 to 2011 and in the National Information Security Center (NISC) of the Cabinet Secretariat as Counselor for International Strategy from 2011 to 2014. She has a MS in computer science from the University of Tokyo, an MBA from Stanford and a Ph.D. from Tokyo Institute of Technology.