Hiroshi Nishinaka is a visiting scholar with the US-Asia Technology Management Center for 2019-20. His research interests are on how Japanese enterprises can collaborate with Silicon Valley startups from a Japanese tech-media’s perspective. Nishinaka is a VP of business development for Ishin Co., Ltd. a Japanese tech media firm featuring startups and entrepreneurs. Prior to joining Ishin Co. Ltd., he served as a corporate sales representative for mid- to large-sized firms at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) in Tokyo.
Nishinaka graduated from Waseda University with a BA in social science.