Go Sakano

Go Sakano is the Managing Director of the Singapore Branch of YAMADA Consulting Group. He brings with him more than a decade of experience in management consulting. Go is experienced in business development and skilled in strategic planning and corporate finance.

As the Managing Director of the Singapore Branch at YAMADA Consulting Group, Go Sakano has led both upstream and downstream supply chain projects for Japanese companies in the food and beverage (F&B) industry.

He specialises in growth strategies and internationalisation, helping clients with both the planning as well as implementation of projects. Go has a rich network of connections with Japanese food manufacturing companies, F&B retailers and food service outlets. 

Go brings with him over 12 years of experience in consulting, and has deep insights in business strategy building, including implementing global growth strategies and sustainable performance improvements in both Japan and the Asia–Pacific region. 

As an expert in the F&B sector, Go has supported M&A activities in Singapore and Malaysia. He has also worked on holistic market assessments to improve sales and promotion activities for USA government boards.

Go graduated from Graduate School of International Management at International University of Japan. He holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Law.