Dean, Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University (Japanese) Executive Trustee, Educational Corporation of GLOBIS University
At the Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University and GLOBIS Management School, Mr. Yoshihiko Takubo is currently involved in project planning, management, research, and other activities. Mr. Takubo also teaches Analytical Skill and Leadership Development courses at the Graduate School of Management, GLOBIS University, and corporate training seminars. He also serves as Officer of the Japan Association of Corporate Executives and Vice Chairman of the Committee on Educational Issues at the Japan Association of Corporate Executives (2012), as well as outside director of a venture company. He also serves on the board of a nonprofit organization. Mr. Takubo has written Communicating Through Numbers and Lay The Groundwork For Your Business (both published by Diamond, Inc.). He also co-authored Cultivate your Kokorozashi (Toyo Keizai Inc.), Tools and Strategies to Develop Your Career the GLOBIS Way (Toyo Keizai Inc.), 10 fundamental Business Skills the GLOBIS Way (Toyo Keizai Inc.), 300 years in business: Japanese corporate success stories (Toyo Keizai Inc.), Selfless Management, Japanese-Style (Kobunsha Co., Ltd. ), The Grand Design for the New Century (Nihon Keizai Shimbun Inc.), MBA Critical Communication, Nihon-no-Eigyou 2010 and The Environment and Business: A Complete Forecast (all published by Diamond, Inc.), and 10 New Leaders from the Tohoku Region: Aspirations for Reconstruction (Kahoku Shinpo Publishing Center). The Japanese publication of Mandela's Way: Fifteen Lessons on Life, Love, and Courage (Eiji Press) was translated under his supervision.
Prior to joining GLOBIS, Mr. Takubo worked at the Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc., where he was engaged in investigation, research, and consulting services mainly for the energy industry and government ministries (the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and others).
Mr. Takubo received his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Science and Technology from Keio University. He subsequently enrolled in the PED (Program for Executive Development) course at IMD (International Institute for Management Development) in Switzerland.