Yoshimitsu Kaji

Accenture Japan Director of Marketing & Communications 

Yoshimitsu Kaji

Accenture Japan

Director of Marketing & Communications

Biography

Yoshimitsu Kaji graduated from Aoyama Gakuin University with BA in Economics.  After working at the Fuji Bank and advertising agencies, he earned his MBA from the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management.  After his graduation, he joined Coca-Cola (Japan) with responsibility for Coca-Cola and Georgia brands. After that, he joined Time Warner, Inc. and served as Marketing Director responsible for movie titles such as “The Matrix” and “A.I.”.  After transferring to Sony Pictures Entertainment, he led marketing of “Spiderman” and the TV animation “Astro Boy” as Vice President of Marketing and joined SONY global brand value creation activities.  He then moved to Nissan Motor Company, Inc., as Marketing Director for Luxury products, such as CIMA, FUGA, TIANA, SKYLINE, and NISSAN GT-R.  He also seconded as Executive Director for the 2016 Tokyo Olympic Bid Committee.  After his return to Nissan, he was responsible for global introduction of Nissan LEAF at Global Zero Emission Business Unit. Between January 2011 to December 2013, he worked for the Prime Minister’s Office, as Counselor / Director of Global/IT Communications Strategy.  From February 2014 he is the Director of Marketing & Communications for Accenture Japan, with responsibility for all facets of marketing, including client and corporate marketing as well as media relations. He is also the President of Kellogg Club of Japan.