Chiaki Shirai

Based in Tokyo, Chiaki Shirai supports SI Partners’ corporate finance and consultancy practice, providing strategic advice to investors, entrepreneurs and founders of businesses across the Asia Pacific region.

Chiaki has over 25 years of experience as a software engineer and project manager for many development projects and has extensive experience in fields including overseas IT outsourcing, project management, requirements management, and quality control.

Chiaki has a wealth of international experience, working across Japan and wider Asian markets. Chiaki has an extensive professional network, and as a vice chairperson at NPO JASIPA, he promotes collaboration with overseas ICT organisations.