Hideaki Ōmura (大村 秀章, Ōmura Hideaki, born 9 March 1960) is a politician and the current governor of Aichi Prefecture.
|Governor of Aichi Prefecture|
|Assumed office |
15 February 2011
|Preceded by||Masaaki Kanda|
|Born||9 March 1960|
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo|
He was a former member of the Liberal Democratic Party, also a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Hekinan and graduate of the University of Tokyo, he joined the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in 1982. He was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 1996. He was defeated in the 2009 election by DPJ candidate Kensuke Ōnishi.
- Official website in Japanese.