Nicholas Nozawa has been named representative director, president of Kinesso Japan.
An industry veteran across the B2B, B2C and B2B2C landscapes, Nozawa brings years of expertise in areas of data science and business intelligence, digital transformation, marketing automation system design and process optimisation.
The appointment elevates him from his current role of chief product officer for Mediabrands Japan, where he has been working since 2019, and adds another impressive role to a resume that includes AIG, Metlife, Amway Corp, SAS, Apple and UM Japan.
“I’m pleased to have Nozawa join Kinesso to lead our growing Japanese operation,” said Arun Kumar, CEO, Kinesso. “His experiences in leading product at Mediabrands Japan, in addition to prior roles at SAS and Apple, will be invaluable in his new role at Kinesso, where he’ll continue working closely with our partners across IPG to further their data-driven marketing capabilities for clients.”
"I am truly excited to take on this additional role and head up Kinesso Japan," added Nozawa. "This is a time of incredible opportunity in the Japanese market and an amazing challenge, and I look forward to helping our team and our clients achieve and surpass their business goals."
Nozawa reports to his new role with Kinesso, the marketing intelligence engine of Interpublic Group, effective immediately.