Analyst Profile

Yuko Adachi

Yuko Adachi

VP Distinguished Analyst

20 years at Gartner ,  19 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Yuko Adachi is a VP and Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, where she covers outsourcing, IT services and IT organization/talent development areas. She has expertise in the global sourcing area and has been helping both IT services providers and IT leaders to make important decisions on sourcing strategies, including offshore, nearshore and onshore. Ms. Adachi has been also supporting Japanese business to design their IT organization structure and talent management scheme.

Areas of Coverage

  • Outsourcing & IT Services


Previous Experience

In her previous position with Gartner, Ms. Adachi was an Analyst for the Enterprise Networking and Broadband Internet group. Prior to joining Gartner, she worked for a credit rating company in Tokyo. She is knowledgeable about the IT industry because of her intensive analytical work on electronics and the electronics industry.

Professional Background

Bausch & Lomb, Financial Analyst, 1 year
Mikuni & Co., Financial Analyst, 4 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Frequently quoted by large media in Japan, including Nikkei.


B.A., Economics, Keio University, Japan
B.A., English, Tsuda College
M.A., University of Chicago