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List of senior officials at the Headquarters (as of 19 July 2022)

Director-General HASEGAWA Naoyuki
  Deputy Director-General OTAKA Gota
  Deputy Director-General for Disaster Mitigation OBAYASHI Masanori
    Administration Department
    Director-General ISHIYA Toshifumi
      Counselor for Research and Development YASUDA Tamaki
      Counselor for Disaster Mitigation OZAKI Tomoaki
      Director, General Affairs Division IINO Satoru
        Head, Office of Public Relations YAMAKOSHI Yuichi
        Head, Office of Meteorological Service Evaluation OHNO Tomoo
        Head, Office of Procurement NUMAJIRI Makoto
        Head, Office of Custodians HIGUCHI Hiroshi
      Director, Personnel Division SATO Yoshinori
        Senior Coordinator for Personnel Affairs HONMA Katsuyuki
        Head, Office of Welfare and Annuity MATSUMOTO Chitose
      Director, Planning Division MUROI Chiashi
        Senior Coordinator for Risk Management YAMAMOTO Hirotsugu
        Senior Coordinator for International Cooperation OKAGAKI Akira
        Senior Coordinator for International Aeronautical Meteorology HAYAMI Erika
        Senior Coordinator for Aeronautical Meteorology SANO Hiroshi
        Head, Office of Disaster Mitigation NISHIGATA Masanori
        Head, Office of Municipal Disaster Mitigation SATO Yutaka
        Head, Office of Research and Development TANAKA Shotaro
        Head, Office of International Affairs SHIMPO Akihiko
        Head, Office of Aeronautical Meteorology GOTO Susumu
      Director, Finance and Accounting Division NAKAYAMA Yasuhiro
      Director for International Affairs and Aeronautical Meteorology MASUKO Naofumi
    Information Infrastructure Department
    Director-General CHIBA Gouki
      Director, Information Policy Division TAHARA Yoshihiko
        Senior Coordinator for Information and Communications Systems YOKOI Shintaro
        Senior Coordinator for Information Security KAKIHARA Koichiro
        Head, Office of Data Accessibility FUKUDA Masato
      Director, Public-Private Engagement Division SAKAI Yoshitoshi
        Head, Office of Public-Private-Academic Collaboration TAKEUCHI Ayako
        Senior Supervisor for Private Forecasting Services YOKOI Takako
      Director, Numerical Prediction Division ISHIDA Junichi
        Senior Coordinator for Data Assimilation Systems KADOWAKI Takashi
        Senior Coordinator for Numerical Prediction Development Partnerships IKEGAMI Masaaki
        Head, Office of Numerical Prediction Modeling Fundamental Technology SATO Yoshiaki
        Head, Office of Numerical Prediction Modeling KAZUMORI Masahiro
        Head, Office of Earth System Modeling TANAKA Yasumichi
      Director, Information and Communications Technology Division TACHIKAWA Eiji
        Senior Coordinator for International Communications TSUNODA Kenji
        Head, Office of Computer Systems Operation SUGIURA Iori
        Head, Office of Information Networks KURIHARA Shigehisa
      Director, Satellite Program Division HASEGAWA Masaki
        Senior Coordinator for Satellite Systems MITSUI Kiyoshi
        Senior Supervisor for Satellite Operations BESSHO Kotaro
    Atmosphere and Ocean Department
    Director-General MORI Takashi
      Director, Administration Division SAKAKIBARA Shigeki
        Senior Coordinator for Meteorological Information SAKAI Ryota
        Senior Coordinator for Weather Observation Partnerships SASAGAWA Yutaka
        Senior Coordinator for Research Vessel Operations EGASHIRA Hideo
        Head, Office of Meteorological Analysis and Application Development YAMAMOTO Kaori
      Director, Weather Disaster Mitigation Division SUGIMOTO Satoshi
        Senior Coordinator for Municipal Weather Disaster Mitigation IGARASHI Yohko
        Senior Coordinator for Meteorological Information on Wide-area Evacuation TSUBOI Yoshihiro
        Senior Coordinator for Coastal Disaster Mitigation SHOJI Akiko
        Senior Coordinator for Typhoon Disaster Mitigation YOSHIMATSU Masayuki
        Head, Office of Climate Change HIRANO Yoshiaki
        Head, Asia-Pacific Severe Weather Center HOSOMI Takuya
      Director, Forecast Division KURORA Ryuta
        Chief Forecaster KISHIMOTO Kenji
        Senior Coordinator for Aviation Weather Forecasting Systems HAMAMOTO Koichi
        Head, Office of Aviation Weather Forecasting IRIFUNE Syuichi
        Head, Weather Monitoring and Warning Center KATO Hiro
      Director, Observation Division YAGI Katsumasa
        Senior Coordinator for Remote Sensing Observation KAJIWARA Yusuke
      Director, Climate Prediction Division TAKEKAWA Motoaki
        Senior Coordinator for Climate Information HIRAI Masayuki
        Head, Center for Information on Climate Extremes UMEDA Takafumi
      Director, Atmospheric Environment and Ocean Division MIZUNO Takanori
        Senior Coordinator for Global Atmosphere Watch SAWA Yosuke
        Head, Office of Marine Prediction KAMATA Hirotsugu
    Seismology and Volcanology Department
    Director-General NOMURA Ryoichi
      Director, Administration Division KATO Takashi
        Senior Coordinator for Seismological Information MIYAOKA Kazuki
        Senior Coordinator for Volcanic Disaster Mitigation KANNO Tomoyuki
      Director, Earthquake and Tsunami Observation Division KAMAYA Noriko
        Senior Coordinator for International Earthquake and Tsunami Information TAIRA Yutaro
        Head, Office of Earthquake and Tsunami Disaster Mitigation EBITA Ayataka
        Head, Earthquake and Tsunami Warning Center KOBAYASHI Masashi
      Director, Volcanic Observation Division NAKATSUJI Tsuyoshi
        Senior Coordinator for Mobile Volcanic Observation HASEBE Daisuke
        Senior Analyst for Volcanic Activity NAKAMURA Masamichi
        Senior Coordinator for International Volcanic Ash Information IKEDA Masaya
        Head, Office of Volcanic Disaster Mitigation OHGA Shouichi
        Head, Volcanic Observation and Warning Center HASEGAWA Yasuhide
      Director, Earthquake and Volcanic Engineering Affairs Division TSUKADA Shinya
        Senior Coordinator for Seismic Motion and Tsunami Modeling KUWAYAMA Tatsuo
        Senior Coordinator for Earthquake and Volcanic Observation Systems HAREYAMA Satoshi
        Senior Coordinator for Earthquake and Volcanic Analysis KIYOMOTO Masashi
        Head, Office of Large-scale Earthquake Analysis AOKI Shigeki