Analyst Profile

Eri Hariu

Eri Hariu

Sr Principal Analyst

25 years at Gartner,  33 years industry experience

Location:  Japan  | Language(s):  English, Japanese

Roles and Responsibilities

Eri Hariu is an Analyst on the Japan IT Infrastructure and Security team for Gartner, based in Japan. Ms. Hariu's main coverage areas are Windows OS, mobile computing and desktop virtualization. She provides strategic advice to both IT users and vendors in the mobile and endpoint technologies area.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Hariu worked as a System Engineer supporting mainframes and covering Office systems at a major vendor. She also worked in a marketing position at TI, where she was responsible for analyzing vendor activities in the software market.

Professional Background

  • NEC, System Engineer, 7 years


  • B.S., Earth Science, Hirosoki-University