Yasutaka started his career in IBM Japan as a sales representative for financial institutions in 2003. He worked at KPMG 10+ years from 2005 and led various global risk management, internal audit and internal control projects for multinational Japanese companies, which includes one of the largest automotive company and beverage & food company in Japan. He was seconded to KPMG in Belgium from 2011 to 2014 as a Japanese representative in Belgium and provided professional audit, tax, legal and advisory services to 50+ JP companies in Europe including restructuring, M&A and shared services (BPO). Yasutaka joined Coca-Cola in 2016 as an internal auditor and upon the merger of the bottling company in 2017 he moved to planning department of the business shared services in Coca-Cola Bottlers Japan and experienced in establishment of business service strategy, centralization of shared services, service quality management, process standardization & improvement including optimization through RPA as well as managing director of integrated transformation program. He has recently joined Takeda as Takeda Business Solutions Finance Solutions Japan Head & TBS Japan site lead to transform TBS Japan to become a trusted business partner by freeing up time, improving user experience for the business partners in Japan so that the business can focus on what really matters: patients.
· Dissecting the roadmap and knowing where do you start your journey
· Understanding the importance of user experience and engagement when moving to a digital shared services model
· Learning the tactics and strategies for creating efficiencies and measuring success