Born in Aichi. After graduating from the Faculty of Economics, Keio University in 1994, he joined SANWA BANK and engaged in tasks including operating loan for corporate customers as a liaison officer. After working in Breakthrough Co., Ltd. and Foresight Co., Ltd., he joined CELM in 1999. He was appointed as the branch manager of Kansai Branch Office at the time of its establishment in 2002. Subsequently, he served as the general manager of Eastern Japan Sales Department, the general manager of Planning and Development Department, and then assumed the present post. He has engaged in tasks including fostering a new generation of management leaders, organizational development, planning and implementation of executive assessments, and building talent management systems and training programs over 15 years.