Masanori Kondo is Deputy Secretary General of Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT). He is elected for the post of Deputy Secretary General of APT and commenced his term since February 2015. Before joining to APT, he has been working at the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan for more than 20 years in the field of telecom policy and regulation, bilateral/multilateral negotiation, postal service and postal banking services etc. During his service at the Ministry he was also a visiting scholar and gave lectures and conducted academic activities at several universities including Waseda University and Keio University in Japan and Harvard University in U.S.A. He holds B.A. in Economics from Keio University and MSc. in Economics from the London School of Economics (LSE) in U.K.