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MS Class of 2019, Japan

Biography

Analysis-driven student at NYU CUSP leaning Applied Data Science. Strong business background in empirical economic research and transportation. MBA from University of Cambridge. Interested in Data Science × Transportation.

Most Recent Professional Experience

MBA Internship at World Bank, D.C.     

  • Create long-term strategy to install new internal management system

Chief Financial Controller at West Japan Railway Company, Osaka, Japan    

  • Lead 7-member financial control team to plan, coordinate, and control $3B annual budget; Supervise each member’s analysis and forecasting; Negotiate directly with leaders of 12 departments on budget allocation.

Researcher at Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance, Tokyo, Japan     

  • Participated in advanced econometric research and data analysis in such areas as funding behavior of Japanese firms, global imbalance of government external accounts, and demand forecast of government-issued coins.

Undergraduate Education

Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan, Bachelor of Economics

Other Degrees & Certifications

University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, MBA

Current Interests

  • Internships
  • Full-time employment
  • Research
  • Networking