Atsushi Takeshita


Chairman & CEO, DOCOMO Communications Laboratories Europe GmbH

DOCOMO Communications Laboratories Europe GmbH

Since July 2012, Atsushi TAKESHITA serves as the president and CEO DOCOMO Communications Laboratories Europe GmbH (DOCOMO Euro-Labs). The primary focuses of DOCOMO Euro-Labs are research into wireless and core network technologies, core network related standardization and technology investigation for ICT areas. The wireless and the core network technologies include network function virtualization, M2M, and 5G radio and 5G core network.
He joined NTT in 1988, and was transferred to NTT DOCOMO in 1999. He has been working on research and commercial development in the areas such as multimedia processing, mobile internet, and application and security functions for smartphones. He had an experience in working for DoCoMo Communications Laboratories USA, Inc. whose current name is DOCOMO Innovations. He also had an experience business unit in NTT local branch.
He received Bachelor and Master of Engineering in Information Science from Kyoto University. He is a member of ACM.