BS, Engineering, Keio University
Masayuki Ikegami started his career as a consultant at A.T. Kearney, where he was engaged in a variety of consulting projects, including business portfolio management for a global CPG firm and a national energy company, mid-term strategy development for a media company, and business turnaround for a real estate developer.
After nearly five years of consulting experience, Masayuki took part in launching Everystar Co., Ltd., a DeNA and NTT Docomo joint venture. As CEO, he led the company to make approximately USD 20 million in annual sales.
In March of 2015, he launched his own company, SAKURAS Co., Ltd. Through SAKURAS, he leverages his ten years of experience in both the Japanese entertainment and technology industries to provide professional consulting services for digital transformation of the entertainment industry. He published Kaisha wo yamete nenshu ga agaruhito sagaruhito (Will your salary increase or decrease if you change your job?) through Shogakukan in 2016.
At GLOBIS University, Masayuki teaches Venture Business Planning.