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H.E. THE AMBASSADOR CALLS ON MR. MITSURU SAITO, PRESIDENT OF NIPPON EXPRESS CO., LTD.

25th June 2019

On 25th June, 2019, H.E. Amb. S.K. Maina, MBS called on Mr. Mitsuru Saito, President of Nippon Express Co., Ltd. (the leading logistical company in Japan) at his office. H.E. the Ambassador expressed his appreciation for company’s new footprint in Kenya as the first country in African continent. The company opened the office in Nairobi in August 2017. Mr. Saito indicated the possibility of strengthening the Nairobi office to serve Africa as well as opening a branch office in Mombasa in the near future. Discussions also focused on the upcoming TICAD 7 with an emphasis on the Business Forum whose platform has become critical towards Africa’s development.

H.E. the Ambassador presents a gift to Mr. Mitsuru Saito, the President of Nippon Express Co., Ltd.

From left: Mr. Satoshi Horikiri, Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer, Mr. Festus M. Wangwe, Amb. S.K. Maina MBS, Mr. Mitsuru Saito, the President and Mr. Hiroyuki Tanaka, Executive Officer, Overseas Business Headquarters