About Michihiko

Michi leads Digital McKinsey Japan, where he supports clients in several sectors, including consumer packaged goods and financial services. His expertise spans digital transformations, digital strategy, new-business development, marketing, sales, and operational transformations. He also leverages a deep knowledge of digital issues, such as advanced analytics and artificial intelligence (AI), as well as IT areas, such as IT sourcing and procurement.

Examples of Michi’s recent client work include the following:

  • leading consumer goods companies’ digital-led transformations, including vision development, growth-acceleration program development, multiyear cost and operations transformations, and organizational mind-set changes
  • helping consumer goods companies develop new business and improve existing business performance through advanced analytics and AI technologies
  • developing digital strategies for large financial institutions and helping them realize new digital innovations through new organization and collaborations

Michi is known as an entrepreneur in the firm and has developed novel solutions and practices for Digital McKinsey that have contributed to increased client impact.

Past experience

Senior principal


Osaka University
BA, mechanical engineering