Takeshi Nagai
Co-Chairman, WGI Tokyo

Takeshi Nagai is Co-Chairman of WGI Tokyo. He shares responsibility, with Aaron Kleiman, for all aspects of WGI's presence in the city. This includes our work in Tokyo and our relationship with the local community. A native of Tokyo, Mr. Nagai joined WGI in late 2018.

Mr. Nagai is a senior advertising executive currently working at Hakuhodo, in the International Market Design Division. Prior to his current role, he helped multi-national corporations enter the Japanese market from Hakuhodo’s Account Service Division. Mr. Nagai also launched and managed several affiliate creative boutiques featuring Hakuhodo’s top creative talent. Most recently, he worked on various M&A transactions for Hakuhodo in the Investment and Management Division.

A graduate of Keio University, Mr. Nagai also holds a MSc from London Business School. He is married with two children.

Takeshi resides in Tokyo.