Yuji Tokunaga, based in Tokyo, leads Egon Zehnder’s Technology and Communications Practice in Japan and is deeply experienced across the technology ecosystem. He has expertise working on digital, enterprise software and hardware, telecom, and semiconductor projects for global and Japanese companies of all sizes. Yuji has worked extensively with private equity portfolio companies across industries. He is also active in Egon Zehnder’s Private Equity and Board Consulting practices.
Global technology companies have the potential to have a massive impact on people’s lives. I want to help unlock leaders’ potential by connecting them with new opportunities and supporting them as they learn and grow.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Yuji was a Partner at the private equity firm Apax Globis Partners. He has also served on the boards of three portfolio companies. Yuji began his career in management consulting at CSC Index, in San Francisco.
Yuji earned a BA in commerce at Hitotsubashi University, in Tokyo, and an MBA from Harvard University. When not working, he enjoys golf, interior design, travel, and home theater technology.