Spacetide

Speakers

Sunagawa Masahiko

Director, Satellite Business Promotion Dept., Global Business Strategy Div.

SoftBank Corp.

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Masahiko Sunagawa is responsible for satellite business promotion in SoftBank Corp., including new technology development for satellite cellular backhaul and disaster recovery solutions, and promotion of satellite mobile phone business. Mr. Sunagawa experienced to promote the high speed project for satellite cellular backhaul in Japan and in the US. He is currently involved in OneWeb project since SoftBank Group Corp. decided to invest in 2016. He is involved in the project promotion as a representative of SoftBank’s satellite engineering team. Prior to the current department, he had experienced network operation in international telecom business such as international phone call, international transmission network, and international data services since 1995 till 2010. He completed the master’s course of Graduate School of Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science.