Japan Country Director at HIVERY
Startupbootcamp Scale Osaka Mentor
Hideaki “Hidi” Yoshimura, is an Australian-born Japanese citizen, fluent in both English and Japanese, with extensive experience in market entry and cross border operations management in the IT and financial services sectors. Hidi founded his first startup in Australia back in the dot com era and more recently founded a consulting company to support Australian and Japanese startups. He joined one of his first clients and is now the Japan Country Director of HIVERY, an AI startup from Australia backed by Coca-Cola and CSIRO’s Data61, Australia’s leading data science research organisation, with a mission to transform the retail sector using big data and AI, working with some of the largest FMCG brands in Japan.