Yukio is a senior executive with over 30 years of experience in medical devices particularly in the field of GI, MIS, ENT, respiratory, urology, gynecology and neurosurgery.
Yukio recently served as a Managing Director of YUKIO Advisors LLC. The latter is a medical device consulting company assisting small to large medical device companies, doctors, and societies regarding new business development. It also provides support regarding strategic and business planning.
Most of his career happened with:
- Olympus, being involved with new business and product development as well as product launches.
Yukio is also experienced in leading cross-functional product development teams. He has much experience in strengthening relationships with key opinion leaders (KOLs).
His cross-cultural experience is based on a business career that has spanned several decades of working in the US, Europe and Japan.
Yukio earned his Bachelor in Engineering from Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan.
After working for us as an outside consultant for 9 months, we liked Yukio’s work so much, we offered him a full-time position.
We are glad to report that he accepted our offer. Yukio joined us full-time on January 1st, 2017.