Analyst Profile

Rika Narisawa

Rika Narisawa

Research Analyst

20 years at Gartner ,  25 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Rika Narisawa is an Industry Analyst for Gartner Research in Japan, where she is covering IT spending analysis by industry in Japan and the global utility and manufacturing markets. In this capacity, Ms. Narisawa is responsible for vertical-industry analysis, specifically on technology adoption trends, IT and business issues facing enterprises, and IT organization features from Japanese perspectives.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Management
  • Cross Industries
  • Emerging Trends & Technologies
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Manufacturing


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Narisawa had experience working in business development in the business-IT consulting area at Fujitsu.

Professional Background

Fujitsu, Systems Engineer, 4 years
ITC, Systems Support Specialist, 2 years


Bachelor of Arts, Waseda University
Master of Arts and Sciences (Information Studies), University of Tokyo