Hiroyuki Hosoda (細田 博之 Hosoda Hiroyuki, born 5 April 1944) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party, a member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). In 2004–2005, he was the Chief Cabinet Secretary in Junichiro Koizumi's Cabinets, succeeded by Shinzō Abe on 31 October 2005.
Hosoda, along with the Members of the Japan-India Parliamentarians Friendship League, meeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.
|Secretary General of the Liberal Democratic Party of Japan|
22 September 2008 – 29 September 2009
|Preceded by||Tarō Asō|
|Succeeded by||Tadamori Oshima|
|Chief Cabinet Secretary|
7 May 2004 – 31 October 2005
|Prime Minister||Junichiro Koizumi|
|Preceded by||Yasuo Fukuda|
|Succeeded by||Shinzō Abe|
|Member of the House of Representatives|
|Assumed office |
18 February 1990
|Born||5 April 1944|
Matsue, Shimane, Japan
|Political party||Liberal Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo|
A native of Matsue and graduate of the University of Tokyo, he worked at the Ministry of International Trade and Industry from 1967 to 1986. He was elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 1990.
- (in Japanese) Official website
| Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan
|Party political offices|
| Secretary General of the LDP