Hiroshi Okura

Hiroshi Okura

Discipline:
Accounting and Finance
Courses:
Education:
MBA, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
MEng in Applied Mathematics, Doshisha University
CPA, State of Washington

Biography:

Mr. Okura has extensive experience as a finance professional in the Software industry. He is currently Finance Director, Asia Pacific & Japan at Automation Anywhere, where he manages regional operations from all financial aspects. Prior to that, he worked at Salesforce and most recently was Head of Finance & Strategy team for Japan and Korea, leading long range planning, budgeting and forecasting. Before joining Salesforce, he had worked at SAP where he experienced in various finance functions such as commercial finance and revenue recognition.

Faculty Message:

To understand numbers is essential for business globally, and “Accounting” is a universal tool to translate the number into business language. Hence, the more you understand “Accounting”, the smarter you can make your decision as a business leader. Throughout the accounting courses, I would like to you to take away this point to help you become a real global business leader. In the classes, preparation and participation are keys to help you gain more. Let's have fun and enjoy the classes together.