Yoshihiro Murai

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Yoshihiro Murai
村井 嘉浩
Governor of Miyagi Prefecture
Assumed office
21 November 2005
Preceded by Shirō Asano
Personal details
Born (1960-08-20) August 20, 1960 (age 56)
Toyonaka, Japan
Political party Liberal Democratic Party of Japan
Alma mater National Defense Academy of Japan

Yoshihiro Murai (村井 嘉浩 Murai Yoshihiro?, born August 20, 1960) is a Miyagi politician, and the Governor of Miyagi Prefecture. A native of Toyonaka, Osaka and former serviceman of Japan Self-Defense Forces, he was first elected governor in 2005 after serving in the assembly of the prefecture since 1995.