Isao provides side-by-side support in R&D strategy, new business strategy, turnaround strategy, and other types of innovation in the manufacturing industry.
Isao is a core member of the Technology and Innovation Management (TIM) Practice at Arthur D. Little’s Tokyo Office.
His main fields of consulting include R&D strategy, new business strategy, pre- and post-M&A, and turnaround strategy for clients in the ICT and electronics industries.
Prior to joining ADL, he worked for a manufacturing industry-specialized firm (R&D reform), a financial advisory firm (PMI and turnaround), and a major mobile telecom company (overseas M&A).
He has extensive experience in transformation projects from the perspectives of both client companies and consulting firms.