Globe One, Groove One and ‘Genki’ is the One

CEO Koshiba ‘KOSSI’ Keiichi

Brief Personal History

  • 1989: Joined Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. and since then has been involved in the launch of innovation businesses in contents and services from the perspective of a consumer electronics manufacturer
  • In charge of planning the world’s first DVD debut software and responsible for the operation of the interactive TV service system using digital BS data broadcasting
  • 2021: During the seven-year secondment to the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, managed the first ever (*according to Tokyo 2020) realistic sport LIVE distribution
  • Resigned from Panasonic Corporation at the end of September of the same year and started G1 company Inc. on October 8th
  • Signed the advisory contract with Tokyo 2020 on October 8 of the same year

Official Position

  • CEO, G1 company Inc.
  • Producer, eje Inc.
  • Visiting Fellow, Center for International Tourism Studies, Wakayama University
  • Director General, Japan World’s Virtual Tourism Film Festival
  • Advisor, Innovation Promotion Office, Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee

Photo by Takemi Shugo