Yoko Ishikura

Professor Emeritus, Hitotsubashi University

MBA, Darden School, University of Virginia; DBA, Harvard Business School. Former: Professor, Graduate School of Media Design, Keio University, Graduate School of International Corporate Strategy, Hitotsubashi University, and Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo; Consultant, McKinsey and Company Japan; Vice-President, Science Council of Japan. Currently serves as an independent consultant in the area of global strategy and global talent. Non-Executive Director, Shiseido Company, Nissin Foods Holdings, and Sojitz Corporation. Frequent speaker at management conferences, seminars, and workshops throughout the world. Expertise is in global business strategy, competitiveness innovation, and global talent.