Yoshimitsu Hamano


Yoshimitsu Hamano – Consultant

Yoshi joined Apex with 30+ years of working in the Pharmaceutical industry, including his time as an Operating Officer at Nippon Boehringer-Ingelheim as Head of Medical Affairs. Yoshi started his career in Takeda as a Clinical Researcher before moving into various International Commercial roles doing Marketing, Business Development, and Licensing. He was one of 5 Takeda Executives sent to the US to setup the Takeda US operations (separating from Abbott at that time) and was involved in hiring over 1000 people in 2 years – his first recruiting experience. With his broad inside knowledge of the Pharmaceutical Industry, Yoshi provides tailored professional solutions to both clients and candidates. Yoshi has a Masters Degrees from Osaka University and the Stanford Graduate School of Business in the U.S.