Phil Satoshi Kono
Managing Director of &c. Inc.
Phil is one of the veterans who have been deeply immersed in the media and digital industry for more than 24 years. He joined Dentsu in 1992 and has gained comprehensive working experience in the Marketing Division, Newspaper Division as well as Digital Business. Since 2012, Phil led a team in Tokyo that made great contribution in the digitization of DAN APAC. He's also a member of the Post Merger Integration team that drove the collaboration and business synergies between Dentsu Inc. and DAN. DAN announced the appointment of Phil as managing director of &c. Inc. in August 2016. Phil holds a Bachelor's degree in Economics at the University of Tokyo and was a visiting scholar at Columbia Institute for Tele-Information between 2007 and 2008. In leisure, Phil enjoys running, climbing mountains and Onsen (Japanese hot springs).