- Masayasu ISHIDA President and CEO, SPACETIDE Foundation
- Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce
- JETRO Switzerland
Mr. Masayasu Ishida is co-founder, president and CEO of SPACETIDE foundation which is a Tokyo-based nonprofit organization focusing on the development and expansion of space industry. He is also a principal of global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney and has over 15 years of consulting experience with focusing on aerospace and automotive. On top of that, as an acting member of various governmental committees, he has contributed to the policymaking in the Japanese government and launched “Space Biz for SDGs” which is the public-private initiative to solve socio-economic issues on earth though space business. He holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tokyo.