Analyst Profile

Yuko Adachi

Yuko Adachi

VP Distinguished Analyst

20 years at Gartner ,  20 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Yuko Adachi is a VP and Distinguished Analyst at Gartner, where she covers IT organization/talent development, and outsourcing and IT services areas. She has been helping both IT leaders and providers in Japan to design IT organization and talent portfolio, build development programs and restructure assessment frameworks, with a holistic view of technology and sourcing trends, and unique local culture and customs.

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
Works as one of the five advisory members of Japanese government's future investment strategy committee.


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