Takeshi Kito

Vice-chair | Fintech Association of Japan

Takeshi Kito is a Fintech entrepreneur, and Vice-chair of Fintech Association of Japan and leads international partnerships.

Takeshi Kito

Aside from those Fintech activities, he sits on a committee for the Government of Japan’s Regulatory Sandbox and an experts group of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry for cross-border transfers of data.

Prior to establishing his own startup, he worked for Merrill Lynch as an investment banker and has 12 years experience in capital markets in total. Before joining Merrill Lynch, he worked at Boston Consulting Group.