Event Details

Thursday, April 11, 2019

DEFENSE: JAPAN: Luncheon with MG Yoshiki Adachi Defense and Military Attaché, Embassy of Japan

Event Information

Date & time

Thursday, April 11, 2019
12:00 pm -2:00 pm


Washington, DC


Spencer Cresswell at +1-646-250-7012 or Scresswell@bciu.org

This event is a luncheon featuring Major General Yoshiki Adachi, Defense and Military Attaché, Embassy of Japan.

Hosting opportunities are available. 

For more information, please contact Spencer Cresswell at Scresswell@bciu.org or +1-646-250-7012.


Biographical Information

Yoshiki Adachi has served as the Defense and Military Attaché at the Embassy of Japan in Washington, DC since July 2017. This position followed Major General Adachi’s 25 year career in military service, most recently in the Intelligence Division.

From 2012 to 2017, Major General Adachi served in various capacities in the Japanese Ministry of Defense. These positions included Cabinet Counsellor in the National Security Secretariat and Chief of the Logistics Plans and Operations Section in the Ground Staff Office.

Before his time as an International Fellow at the U.S. National War College from 2011 to 2012, Major General Adachi served in the Policy and Programs Department in the Ground Staff Office and in the Operations Department of the Joint Staff Office.

Major General Adachi worked in the private sector from 2005 to 2006 as Manager of the Aircraft Business Department at Mitsui & Co. Prior to this position, he served as Senior Staff Officer for Logistics with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force in the Golan Heights. Between 2003 and 2004, he also served in the International Cooperation Office in the Ministry of Defense’s Ground Staff Office.

A graduate of the National Defense Academy in Yokosuka, Major General Adachi also spent two years at the Command and General Staff College at Camp Meguro.