Their deep industry experience, long-held business relationships, and technology insights help us build the teams and partnerships that enable us to translate ambitious ideas into new enterprise technology platforms. They recruit and manage our team with experience in technologies addressing some of today’s most important business issues: cybersecurity, SDN, Cloud-based IT, machine learning, drones, blockchain, and the Industrial Internet of Things.
Tatsuya serves as the chief administrative officer (CAO), chief financial officer (CFO) and a member of NTT i3’s executive team.
In his role as CAO, Tatsuya is responsible for leading and coordinating the work of NTT i3’s leadership team and administrative departments to drive the execution of the company’s operational objectives. As CFO, he oversees the accounting, business support, financial planning and analysis of NTT i3 operations.
Previously, Tatsuya was a Senior Manager of General Affairs Department and Human Resources Department at NTT, where he successfully managed and launched training and talent development programs for executives and leaders from the NTT subsidiaries.
Tatsuya has worked for nearly 20 years as the network planner and engineer at NTT Group. In particular, he was a professional engineer of the optical core network such as SDH network. Prior to NTT Human Resource Department, Tatsuya was a senior network engineer in NGN (Next Generation Network) operation center of NTT East in Tokyo, where he was responsible for the innovation of the IP network operation.
Tatsuya has a Master of Business Administration in Management from Purdue University in 2007 and a Bachelor of Engineering in Applied Physics from the Keio University, Tokyo in 1995. Tatsuya was registered as a Professional Engineer in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Japan in 2014.
Takeshi has been engaged in R&D strategy and entrepreneurship innovation for NTT since joining NTT in 1994. In late 1990’s and early 2000’s, as a corporate serial entrepreneur and software engineer, he designed, developed, launched, and operated several internet related application services, such as the Internet TV Guide of Japan, an internet audience measurement service, and big data analysis tools.
Since 2004, as a R&D strategy manager in NTT, he managed the strategy and value proposition for information and networking technologies of NTT R&D, such as wireless broadband technology, cloud computing, internet, and other software oriented technologies.
Between 2012 and 2016, he had been responsible for technology development and operation at Internet Multifeed Co., which has one of major Asian internet exchange service, JPNAP.
He received M.S. in Management of Technology from MIT Sloan School of Management in 2004 and MEng from the University of Tokyo in 1994.
Ichiro has been working on realizing NTT’s Cloud and Software-Defined-Networking vision. Prior to joining NTT Innovation Institute, Ichiro worked for NTT Communications leading various development projects including ATM and IP/MPLS technology based network service. He holds M.E. and B.E. degree from Waseda University.