Takashi Ueda

Commentary Center, Editor, NIKKEI INC.


Takashi Ueda is a journalist of Nikkei, the Japanese largest economic newspaper. He has been reporting on startups, entrepreneurs, and their ecosystems over the years. He also reports on sustainability, non-profit organizations, and social businesses. He found and covered the Internet business at Nikkei Business Magazine in the early 90’s. He has eagerly been writing articles on “innovations” since then. He also works as an organizer of Nikkei technology events and meet-ups. He opened a news-gathering base as well as an event venue at Shibuya. He lectures at several universities.