Boris Jitsukata

Managing Director @ Goodpatch

Boris runs the European business for design firm Goodpatch and serves as an executive board director at the HQ in Tokyo. As one of the early members of Goodpatch in Tokyo, he helped grow the team to a size of 170 designers and developers. In May 2015, he moved back to Germany after 3 years in Tokyo to open the Berlin Studio. Studios in Munich and Paris followed. Before joining Goodpatch, Boris helped run University of St.Gallen’s joint Design Innovation program (ME310/SUGAR) with Stanford University. Boris holds a Master’s degree in Media Design from Keio University, Japan and a CEMS Master’s degree in International Management from the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland. With a highly-specialized team of Unity developers and Visual Artists Boris currently ventures into new technologies. The team is building the XR Prototyping tool Athena with focus on Automotive experiences.