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Takaaki Umezawa

Managing Director, Japan, A.T. Kearney
Leads the Japan unit of global management consultancy A.T. Kearney. Has served leading clients in the consumer products, high tech, media, trading, and service industries in Japan and North America. Areas of expertise include corporate and business unit strategy, global strategy, marketing and organization. Worked for Nissan Motor before joining A.T. Kearney.
Visiting Professor on strategy at GLOBIS Graduate School of Management. Teaches at many institutions including University of Tokyo, Kobe University and Institute for Strategic Leadership. Advised the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) on developing the "Industrial Structure Vision 2010." Supports METI on developing Japan's creative industries, and sits on the government committee, "Public-Private Expert Panel on Creative Industries." Holds a Bachelor's degree in Law from the University of Tokyo, and a Masters in Business Administration from MIT Sloan School of Management.