Kotaro Hasegawa currently serves as the Senior Director of System Planning for the Advanced Device and System Business at Advantest Corporation. In this role, Mr. Hasegawa directs and oversees the new system planning, module/system development and test solution consulting team. As a semiconductor industry veteran with 24 years of experience, Mr. Hasegawa has established a business as well as developed test technologies for device automated test systems. Previously, Mr. Hasegawa held various positions in business development and marketing of automotive ASSP IC testing, CMOS image sensor IC testing, display driver IC testing and Low End digital testing. Prior to these roles, he served in the application development engineering group, serving and supporting SoC customers globally. Mr. Hasegawa holds a Master degree in Electronics Engineering at Tamagawa University in Japan.