Kjell Yadon


Nationality: American
Time Living in Japan: More than 20 years
Employer(s): Colt Technology Services Co., Ltd.
Current Job Title: Senior Account Executive

Area(s) of Expertise: IT, Network, Cloud Infrastructure & Services
Education: B.A. in Business Economics, Willamette University, USA
Publications Featured In: Big Tomorrow Magazine

Favorite Thing About Living in Japan: I truly enjoy how Japan has a very unique and stunning juxtaposition of the traditional and the modern in all aspects of life here.
Favorite Place to Visit in Japan: Izu Peninsula.

BIO: Kjell is a seasoned professional with over 20 years’ experience living and working in Japan with foreign affiliated companies, in a variety of management roles focused on market entry, business development, and driving sales. He currently holds the role of Senior Account Manager with Colt Technology Services Co., Ltd., a Fidelity Investments Company, which offers MNC customers a leading information delivery platform, including high-quality data center facilities, a global low latency network, and scalable managed IT and cloud services. He is a bilingual English/Japanese speaker with 1,000+ Japan and greater Asia/Pacific business contacts across different industries and is a very active member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan. Mr. Yadon was born in Portland, Oregon, USA and holds a Bachelor of Arts from Willamette University in Salem Oregon, USA and he enjoys meeting new people, golfing, singing karaoke and traveling the world in his free time.

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