Daisuke Kan
Daisuke Kan
Executive Director, Cheerio Corporation Co., LTD.

Mr. Kan currently serves as the executive director at Cheerio Group, a rapidly growing Japanese beverage company with 400 employees. His passion lies in building an organization that bridges different values to co-create and capture entrepreneurial opportunities.

As a strong believer in entrepreneurship, he plays an active role in the Tofu Project, a Bay Area/Tokyo-based movement to promote entrepreneurship and design thinking with top-tier Silicon Valley disruptors. He also serves as co-chair of the Stanford Business School Alumni Tokyo Chapter and the Asia 21 Young Leaders Fellowship, as well as board member at the Institute of Communication Art, a Tokyo based NPO which promotes creativity in children's education.

He earned his BA from the University of Tokyo in American studies and his MBA from Stanford University.

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites a variety of guests from around the world to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.

Inside Japan 15: Daisuke Kan

Dr. Adam Kassab, lecturer at GLOBIS University, invites a variety of guests from around the world to discuss people, culture and business from an “inside Japan” perspective.