Takayuki Ueda

INPEX Corporation

Representative Director, President & CEO

Takayuki Ueda is President & CEO of INPEX Corporation. He joined the company in 2017, and served as Senior Executive Vice President until he assumed his current position in June 2018. Throughout his career, he has held a variety of directorial positions at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI) in establishing the Japanese government policies for international trade, economic cooperation, and public utility sectors. After he assumed several director general positions such as Director-General for Trade Policy Bureau and Director-General for Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, he was named Vice Minister for International Affairs in 2015. During his tenure he took the lead at a number of economic and trade negotiations with foreign governments. He joined Ministry of International Trade and Industry (currently METI) in 1980. Mr. Ueda graduated from Tokyo University with a bachelor’s degree in Law in 1980.

Sessions With Takayuki Ueda

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 03:15pm - 03:55pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 09:15 pm - 07/mar/2023 09:55 pm

    Oil & Gas: Playing the Long Game

    The future of upstream will increasingly belong to those companies who develop strategies that ensure that they can strike a strong balance between the development of profitable traditional oil and gas assets, the lowest carbon footprint and clear access to markets. Multiple approaches are emerging on how best to accomplish this and which basins or plays to be in. Complicating the path is the speed and strain of societal pressures. Join us for a look at some of the various strategic options companies are pursuing to preserve their future competitiveness.