Mr. Hiro Katsuse


Pasona Special Advisor
Kanagawa Prefecture Tourism Policy Advisor
Osaka DMO Tourism Policy Advisor
Fortress Investment Capital Advisor (a US investment company with more than 100 hotels)
SQUEEZE Co. Ltd. Advisor (Japan’s largest private housing operation consignment company)

Profile

Hiro Katsuse served as Japan’s representative for the world’s largest travel agency, Booking.com, from 2014 to 2016 and as a result, he was able to surpass JTB and attract the most inbound travelers。

After his time at Booking.com, he utilized his knowledge in booking hotels to serve as an advisor to many companies and local governments, including Pasona, promoting acceptance on the Japanese side of Minpaku and consulting with DMOs to increase tourism in Japan.