Sam Tabuchi

Professor Sam Tabuchi teaches Public Private Partnership (PPP) at the graduate school of Economics Department of Toyo University, where he is director of the Asia PPP Institute. He also serves the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) PPP Initiatives as its executive board member and a vice chair of the board. Professor Tabuchi has worked with the State of Florida, US Trade Development Office on loan and has experience in developing PPP projects from public and private industries during his more than 30-year stay in the U.S. He was previously the president of Maglev Transit, Inc., and was also involved in the Florida High Speed Rail project, serving as a board member of the International High Speed Rail/Maglev Association.