- Akio Niizawa
- CARTA HOLDINGS, INC.
Following a position at Softbank, joined Cyber Communications Inc. in 1998
and has been involved in digital business since the early emergence of
Japanese Internet advertising as an industry. Previously held posts as
director of the sales and media divisions and assumed the post of executive
officer in 2005. As director of the new business promotion unit, was
involved in the creation of new business models revolving around
e-commerce, SNS solutions development and other areas. Assumed a post as
representative director and vice-president in 2010 and became President in
2013, leading a key firm in the Japanese online advertising space and
improving the industry for the better. Pursuant to a merger between CCI and
VOYAGE GROUP in 2019, assumed the position of President of CARTA HOLDINGS,
Inc. Holds posts as a director of Dentsu Digital Inc., and a director of
the Japan Interactive Advertising Association and AC Japan.