Leadership

Naoki Endo

Naoki Endo

CEO

Co-founder of beBit. Before starting beBit, Naoki was engaged in digital strategy and operational improvement projects at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture). Prior to this, he worked at a Japanese system integration company as an engineer. He has a lot of overseas experience in leading international projects, scuba diving around the world, studying in Colorado as an undergraduate student.

Yokohama National University, BA in Management System Science
Member of Japan Association Corporate Executives
Satmetrix NPS2 Certified Associate

Published Work

  • User Centered Web Business Strategy, Softbank Creative, 2012
    Published both in Japanese and Chinese
  • Introduction to Customer Loyalty Strategies, NIPPON JITSUGYO PUBLISHING, 2015
    Now only in Japanese, Chinese version is coming soon

in Media (excerpt)

Ryosei Wakabayashi

Ryosei Wakabayashi

Vice President & CEO of beBit UCD ventures, Inc.

Co-founder of beBit and CEO of beBit UCD Ventures, the venture that is active in funding for seed-stage startups that develops products/services in the Customer Experience Management (CEM) or User Centered Design areas. Prior to beBit, he worked for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) as a strategy consultant. He is an associate professor both in the University of Tokyo and Kyoto University, giving a lecture on Entrepreneurship.

Director of International Management Association
The University of Tokyo, MA in Environmental Science
Waseda University, BA in Resource Engineering

More about Ryosei, please visit his linkedin

Katsuhiko Nakajima

Katsuhiko Nakajima

Director & General Manager APAC

Co-founder of beBit. He is responsible for corporate strategy and Asia Pacific operations. Prior to beBit, Katsuhiko worked for Fuji Bank (now Mizuho Bank), one of the megabanks in Japan.

Yokohama National University, BA in Accounting and Information

Yukiko Takei

Yukiko Takei

Director

Co-founder of beBit and leads business development in Customer Experience practice. Prior to beBit, Yukiko worked for Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) as a change management consultant. She has authored more than 50 articles and 4 books such as User Centered Website Strategy (Softbank Creative, 2006), Introduction to Customer Loyalty Strategies (Nippon Jitusgyo Publishing, 2015).

Waseda University, BA in Political and Economic Science

Shinichiro Tsukuda

Shinichiro Tsukuda

Director

Shinichiro is responsible for beBit's new business development and corporate strategy. Before joining beBit, he was an early member of istyle, one of the most successful internet ventures in Japan, where he held a role of director for Marketing, HR, Retail Business Operation and so on. He was CEO of cosme next, cosme com and isytle beauty solutions, subsidiaries of Istyle.
Prior experience also includes the owner of a Japanese restaurant in Osaka, a management consultant at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture).

Waseda University, BA in Japanese Literature Education

Keizo Tannawa

Advisor

Keizo has been contributing to the globalization of top tier Japanese companies, and the development of Japanese leaders in global business, and the sustainability of the social landscape.
He was a former President of Towers Watson Co., Ltd. (formerly, Watson Wyatt K.K.) and prior to this, he served as a partner of McKinsey & Company.
Currently he is a non-executive board member of AMP Inc., Akebono Brake Industries, Invast Securities, and KITO Corporation; Vice Chairman of WWF Japan; and a professor at Ritsumeikan University.

The University of Tokyo, Master of Science in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, BS in Aeronautics
Stanford University, MS in Engineering

Hirohisa Sato

Advisor

Professor of Digital Hollywood University and Graduate School. He was CEO of TAKARA Corporation, Director of SEGA, VP of MTI and VP of Nexentertaiment.