Katsuyuki Tochimoto

Managing Partner

Katsuyuki Tochimoto is the Managing Partner of Simon-Kucher’s Tokyo office.

He has many years of consulting experience and is an expert in growth strategy development, such as overall corporate strategy, marketing strategy, new business development, business portfolio management, scenario planning and M&As.

He has provided consulting services to various industry clients, including financial services, consumer goods, auto manufactures, restaurant chains, B2B manufactures and private equity firms.

Prior to joining Simon-Kucher, he worked at Bain, BCG, and Monitor Group (heading its Tokyo office) and founded his own strategy boutique, M-Theory Inc. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and has a bachelor’s degree in political science from Waseda University in Tokyo.

He was also a visiting professor at Chuo University, where he taught marketing strategy. He also gives lectures at various business seminars and conferences.