Akihiro Kato

Director, Japan office
We support people moving forward with his strong vision and dream.

Mr. Kato is a professional management consultant in the filed of brand management and sports management.

After graduating university he entered Link and Motivation Inc. in Tokyo and was in charge of  HR consulting, sports consulting and brand consulting.

His expertise in the field of brand consulting covers various industries such as automobile, electric, apparel, cosmetics etc. His strength lies in brand strategy building, inner brand penetration, and business process restructuring for brand enhancement. He gives consulting services from the angle of integration of consumer brand and  management strategy of the company.

In the sports consulting field, he supports many professional baseball teams and football teams for enhancing management efficiency.

He used to be a top amateur football player as he was nominated as MVP in high school football championship in japan. His dream to own a Japanese football team which wins over Barcelona and nurture a Japanese player who is superior to L. Messi.