Takeshi Kito
Takeshi Kito
Vice-chair, Fintech Association of Japan, Japan

Takeshi is a serial Fintech entrepreneur, and Vice-chair of Fintech Association of Japan, actively leading ecosystem building and international partnerships. Additionally, he serves on the committee for the Government of Japan’s Regulatory Sandbox and is a member of the experts group at the Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry for cross-border data transfers. Before starting his own startups, Takeshi worked as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch, gaining expertise in capital markets. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, he worked at Boston Consulting Group.