Analyst Profile

Eri Hariu

Eri Hariu

Sr Principal Analyst

26 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 team for Gartner, based in Japan. Ms. Hariu's main coverage areas are Digital workplace strategy, including hybrid work, employee IT literacy, and innovative technologies for the future of work. She provides strategic/actionable advice to IT users and vendors in the digital workplace and end-user computing technologies area.


Previous Experience

Ms. Hariu joined Gartner in 1998. Before joining Gartner, she 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