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Kayoko Sugiyama

She got a job with IBM Japan after she graduated from Tohoku University. She worked as a sales engineer for a beginning few years, but later moved to customer training department and was in charge of developing training course for system programmers. After 9 years of experience with IBM Japan, she moved to NY and finished her master degree in Information System which is a combination of Computer Science and Stern Business School program. After she worked at a US IT venture, Platinum Technology about a year, she returned Japan. She, then, worked at Business Break Through, a company which offers professional business training program, and was in charge of leaders’ management skill development as a sales executive manager for 5 years until she moved to Phoenix Associates, a training solution company where she worked till 2011. In 2012, she has established GCRM Partners Limited Liability Company and engaged in solution business.

She has been actively supporting non-profit educational activities using her knowledge and skills in human resource development.

Qualifications: Master degree in Information System, New York University, Bachelor degree in pharmaceutical Science, Tohoku University.