Born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. After graduating from the Department of Science and Technology at Keio University, Masayuki Ikegami entered management consulting firm A.T. Kearney.
After consulting multiple corporations, Masayuki engaged in launching Everystar Co. Ltd., a joint venture of DeNA and NTT docomo. As he was inaugurated as the CEO of Everystar Co. Ltd., Masayuki produced multitude of popular products, including “Ōsama Game (King’s Game)” and “Doreiku.”
He left the position in March 2015, and in April of that year founded SAKURAS Co., Ltd. He currently teaches digital transformation at the Globis University Graduate School of Management, in addition to managing digital strategy consulting for the clients in media and entertainment industry.