Born in Tokyo in 1969. After a few years career in NYC, he helped establish DRAWING AND MANUAL with other founding members. He has directed Theatrical films, photography, corporate advertisings for Sony, Honda, Panasonic, Mercedes-Benz, and Shiseido. He also directs stages for Chanel, Calvin Klein, and Sonia Rykiel collections, and Japan Pavilion at Architecture Biennale di Venezia 2016. His directed commercial film "Xylophone" won more than 20 international awards including Cannes Lions.