Executive Officer

Katsuhiko Handa

B.S. in Science and Engineering, Chuo University
Executive MBA, Graduate School of Business Administration, Keio University
Joined DI after working for Hakuhodo Inc. and Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Inc.

  • At Hakuhodo/Hakuhodo DY Media Partners, he was involved in production and business development in the media content area. He started F1 Media (now W TOKYO), which operates Tokyo Girls Collection, as an in-house start-up and became President and Representative Director. He also served as a director of Hakuhodo DY Outdoor.
  • At DI, he is in charge of incubation (investment), mainly identifying business investment targets, executing investments, and providing hands-on support to portfolio companies, etc. Currently, he is also involved in the management of two companies that he supports, serving as the representative director of Fan Media Studio™ “Peaks Inc. He is also a member of the board of directors of ADDIX Corporation, a DX support company.
  • In addition, he has established a corporate communications team within DI to work on branding DI itself and improving its corporate value from a marketing perspective.