Has served leading corporations in the consumer products, electronics, media and service industries in Japan and North America. Areas of expertise include corporate strategy, business portfolio management, marketing, organization and scenario planning.
Advised the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) on developing the “Industrial Structure Vision 2010.” Has served as member and facilitator of several government committees for the Cool Japan initiatives. Also sits on the government’s “Tax Commission.”
Co-authored “NEXTOKYO: For Tokyo as the Most Shining City in the World Toward and After 2020” (Nikkei BP, 2017), “Scenario Planning” (Toyo Keizai, 2013) and “Corporate Strategy and Group Management” (Business Research Institute, 2008).