HTSB Consulting LLC was founded by Hitomi Ohkawa in May, 2014. With 20+ years in Pharmaceutical Industry, Hitomi is significantly experienced at development and implementation of IT strategy for effective Big Data management in Life Sciences R&D. She has a very successful track record of complex process optimization and program management of a global scope.
Hitomi has Ph.D. in Computer Science/Bioinformatics and MBA in Healthcare Management, with postdoctoral research at National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI/NIH) prior to joining the pharmaceutical industry. She has published in peer-reviewed journals and given internal and external presentations on Informatics topics and strategies at key meetings. Hitomi is fully proficient in English and Japanese, and effectively managed bilingual environments and programs.