Satoshi Ishii

Director, Strategy and Partnerships, Water and Urban Development Sector Office
Profile / Bio: 

Satoshi Ishii is the Director, Strategy and Partnerships Team, Water and Urban Development Sectors Group at the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Previously, he served as ADB’s Viet Nam urban–water sector focal. He is an environmental engineer and urban sector expert with more than 18 years of experience, including 15 years with development finance institutions. He has designed and managed city water, sanitation, transport, energy, and infrastructure projects in Cambodia, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, People’s Republic of China, Thailand, and Viet Nam. His areas of expertise include infrastructure finance, climate change mitigation and adaptation, and environmental pollution control and management. Prior to joining ADB in 2009, he worked for the Japan International Cooperation Agency/Japan Bank for International Cooperation, the United Nations, and the University of Tokyo.


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
Insights from Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund (UCCRTF): Philippines Roadshow 21 November 2023 Slides Urban Development, Water, Climate Change
Viet Nam Urban-Water Sector: Ho Chi Minh City Climate Resilient Urban Services Projects 15 June 2021 Slides ADB Administration and Governance, Water
Water and Urban Development (East Asia) 16 March 2016 Slides Urban Development, Water