President and Chief Executive OfficerTadaaki Otsuka has served CEO of ITOCHU Techno-Solutions America, Inc. since June 2016. He joined the Japanese parent company, ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation in 2010. At ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation, he was responsible for Japanese Mega Financial Groups as General manager. Previously, he worked for IBM Japan as Sales Director and Client Executive for Financial Services Industry. he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Commerce from Keio University in Japan and master’s degree in Business Administration from BOND University in Australia.
Senior Vice PresidentTakao Kodama has served SVP of ITOCHU Techno-Solutions America, Inc. since May 2016. He is responsible for growth and market expansion by developing new businesses. He joined ITOCHU Corporation in 1991, and has since been employed by the ITOCHU group of companies to date. Previously, he was a Manager of Partner Sales Division for ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporations. He also has experiences as a Manager of Direct Sales, Strategic Marketing, and Business Development Division. Kodama holds a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics and Physics from Kyoto University in Japan.
Vice President & GM, Financial Systems Group
John Takita is Vice President and General Manager of ITOCHU Techno-Solutions America, Inc. in New York. He is responsible for enterprise sales for the New York operation, developing, and leveraging strategic partnerships with Information Technology companies. Takita, who has over 10 years of experience in the technology industry, currently works with clients in a variety of vertical industries, including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing as well as with financial institutions. Prior to joining ITOCHU, he was a cash management consultant to Global 500 companies at The Bank of Tokyo. John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Villanova University.