Ichiro Otobe

Game Credits


Romancing SaGa (2005)   (President & COO)
Fullmetal Alchemist 2: Curse of the Crimson Elixir (2004)   (President & COO)
Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories (2004)   (COO)
Fullmetal Alchemist and the Broken Angel (2003)   (COO)


The Last Remnant (2008)   (Special Thanks)


Radiata Stories (2005)   (President:)

Developer Biography

Ichiro Otobe joined Square Enix in 2003, and served as President of Square Enix, Inc., a U.S. arm of Square Enix, until 2005. Prior to Square Enix, Ichiro was a management consultant with McKinsey and Company. His clients include a mobile phone operator, media companies as well as financial institutions. He played key roles in introducing innovative mobile and network services in Japan.

Ichiro holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a Masters of Engineering in Electronics Engineering from the University of Tokyo.

Last updated: Jul 24, 2007