Koichi KT Tamura Appointed as Non-executive Board Member

Communication Business Avenue, Inc. (headquartered in Yokosuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture; Hiroshi Shibayama, CEO; hereinafter “CBA”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Koichi KT Tamura as a non-executive board member effective October 3, 2023. Drawing on his extensive experience and knowledge, KT continues to advise CBA on its various management agenda including but not limited to geo economical security, sustainability and people agenda by improving on business strategies and enhancing impact it makes, centered around strengthening corporate governance. CBA will continue to intensify its efforts to improve organizational productivity and achieve sustainable growth.


Background: CBA is committed to enhancing corporate governance in anticipation of further business growth and expansion. KT has held various investment banking, M&A advisory and Private Equity fund investment practice leadership roles with several global firms over the past three decades. His diverse business leadership background, with significant experience and knowledge in investment portfolio management and business operations, management and people development, is expected to contribute greatly to CBA’s future growth and adaptable leadership.


Background of Koichi KT Tamura: KT currently serves as non-executive independent board member and senior advisor to several global businesses and organizations, including Chairman and Representative Director of CDP Worldwide Japan.

KT began his professional career in 1992 with Price Waterhouse (PwC) in New York and later in Tokyo providing Business Advisory, M&A Advisory and Management Consulting services. From 2001 to 2007, he was with Carlyle, CDP Capital and WebHut in the private equity investment business in Japan, Asia and in the US. From 2008 to 2018, KT led various global businesses and projects at Deloitte as senior partner (Tokyo, LDN, SG), where he was Head of the Investment Banking and M&A business, a member of the Global Advisory Council and firm wide leadership, and global client services leader for several global companies. From 2018 to 2023, KT was a member of the Global Executive Committee, Head of EYSaT Japan Markets and Head of EY Investment Banking Asia Pacific Region at EY. Throughout is professional life, KT has been passionately involved in leadership and people development programs working on a number of projects including the Dean of Leadership Development Program at Deloitte University. KT’s purpose is to make impact that matters for the betterment of industry, society, people and planet. He is a US CPA (State of New York). 


Koichi KT Tamura comments: I have been supporting CBA as a senior advisor since its beginning. I am very excited to have the opportunity to become more engaged on CBA impact to contribute to the sustainable growth of the CBA business and all of its stakeholders with the entire CBA family. I hope my probono support will contribute to leverage my experience, network and knowledge not only in management, but also in governance. We live in a difficult times, with geopolitical and  geo-economical challenges, climate change, security issues, global conflicts and natural disasters all occurring at the same time. Therefore, let us remember the three A’s: “Aserazu, Awatezu, Akiramezu” (don’t rush, don’t panic, don’t give up), while cooperating with each other and encouraging one another and moving forward one step at a time, and not forgetting to have fun along the way.

About Communication Business Avenue, Inc. 

Communication Business Avenue, Inc. (CBA) is a privately held holistic Communication solution integrator and service provider that enables a wide range of platform automations and solutions. We implement cutting-edge Omnichannel, AI technology, and other solutions with innovations that meet a host of Business communication challenges. With a mission to always be helpful and hospitable, CBA provides technologies and business methodologies that will help you reach significant business growth.  

Since its establishment in 2006, the company has provided state-of-the-art communication technology and support to more than 900 customers in 35 countries around the world. Utilizing highly immersive and overarching cloud computing solutions with expertise that even includes WebRTC multimedia solutions for on-premise, cloud, and mobile applications, we inspire solutions that meet any industry’s communication needs. Please visit cba-gbl.com for more information. 


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