Takuei Honda


• 13 years at Microsoft as Marketing Manager, Business Planning Manager, and Learning & Development Strategy Manager in Japan and U.S. • 18 years in Japanese business in Tokyo as IT Specialist and Marketing Manager. Japanese as a native language. • Strategic planning & solid execution of learning & development curriculum for 3,000 global marketing workforce to drive measurable result and maximize the return of $7B marketing investment. • Strategic annual business planning to serve 2,000 employees in Japan subsidiary with balanced scorecard with 25 business metrics to maximize $4B revenue. • Successful business & marketing launch of server software product in Japan as the product manager to have grown as $20M revenue product in a year, based on competitive market analysis and integrated marketing campaigns. • Coworker testimonials: “clear data analysis” “attention to detail” “very thorough” “very organized” “very structured” “go an extra mile” “things rarely slip through” “deep trust and insight” “very proactive” “very tenacious”

Work History

Work History
Sep 2007 - Sep 2009

Learning & Development Strategy Manager, Global Marketing

Nov 2004 - Aug 2007

Group Senior Manager, Regional Learning & Development

Microsoft Japan
Nov 2003 - Nov 2004

Business Planning Manager, Worldwide Business & Marketing

Apr 2000 - Oct 2003

Senior Manager, Strategy & Planning, Product Marketing

Microsoft Japan
Feb 1997 - Mar 2000

Group Product Manager, Exchange Server

Microsoft Japan
Apr 1989 - Jan 1997

Systems Engineer, Project Management Specialist

IBM Japan



MS - Master of Science

University of Tokyo, Graduate School
1983 - 1989


The University of Tokyo