Often dubbed by colleagues and clients as ‘an One-Man Agency’, Kota prides himself on having versatile skill sets of servicing, strategy, and digital creative. After spending his childhood in California, Kota graduated from Waseda University (Tokyo) in 2007 with a degree in economics. The same year he joined HAKUHODO inc. as an Account Executive, handling blue chip clients in a variety of industries from Telco, Banks, FMCG, Entertainment and Fashion. Many of the works he produced has caught global attention, recognized at shows such as Cannes, Adfest, and Spikes Asia. He currently resides in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, as CMO / COO of HAKUHODO Malaysia.