The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has announced the appointment of Dr. Naoki Chigusa as WANO Tokyo Centre Director, effective from 1 July 2014.
As part of his responsibilities as Tokyo Centre Director, Dr. Naoki Chigusa will join the WANO Executive Leadership Team (ELT), which is responsible for the day to day operation of WANO. The ELT is comprised of the WANO Managing Director and all four Regional Centre Directors.
Ken Ellis, WANO Managing Director noted:
"We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Naoki Chigusa as WANO's new Tokyo Centre Director and look forward to welcoming him to the Executive Leadership Team and the broader WANO family. I'd also like to take this opportunity to thank Mr. Harunobu Shirayanagi for his commitment and contribution to WANO and wish him well for the future."