Toshihisa Hirano joined Boston Consulting Group in January 2010. He leads the firm's Technology Advantage practice in Japan. He is also a core member of Financial Institutions and Insurance practices. Through BCG’s Ambassador Program, Toshihisa has spent time working in the firm’s Paris office.

Toshihisa works extensively with leading financial service companies with a special focus on banking, investment banking, and insurance. His recent work includes formulating and implementing new business strategy using technology, global business strategy, and retail business strategy; as well as IT optimization and cost reduction.

Before joining BCG, Toshihisa worked for the Bank of Japan.


  • Leads BCG's Technology Advantage practice in Japan
  • Banking, investment banking, and insurance
  • Digital transformation
  • Global business strategy
  • Retail business strategy
  • IT optimization and IT cost reduction


  • MBA, London Business School
  • BA, Law, University of Tokyo
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