Eiji joined Mitsui & Co. in 1993. For more than 25 years, he was engaged in a wide range of energy business based in both Tokyo and London. Eiji started his energy career in the commercial area of E&P (Australia, SE Asia), then moved to petroleum trading (naphtha, condensate and fuel oil), and for more than a decade, has had a variety of responsibilities in the LNG industry such as trading/origination, project management and new business development. Before joining MEMS, he worked for investment administration and portfolio management at Mitsui's headquarters for 3 years. Eiji was appointed as President & CEO of MEMS in April 2019 to enhance the company growth as a multi-commodity energy trading platform in the USA.