Started his career as an system engineer at NTT and has more than ten years of work experience in ICT (Information, Communication and Technology) industry. In 2013, He joined IDC. Before joining IDC, He worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) where he led business strategy consulting for Japanese ICT companies. Prior to joining the PwC, he worked for NTT Communications where he led ERP system development project, developed mobile payment service and developed corporate business strategy and InfoCom Research, Inc.
He holds MS in Engineering from Doshisha University and MA in Economics from the University of Tokyo.