He received his Bachelor, Master, and Doctor of Communication Engineering degrees from Osaka University, Japan. He joined NTT Laboratories in 1982 and moved to NTT DOCOMO in 1992. Dr. Nagata has worked on the research and development of mobile communications terminals for NTT analog systems, PDC system, PDC packet system, and W-CDMA experimental system. He has been engaged in NTT DOCOMO’s R&D strategy planning since 1999. He has also directed terminal development activities, such as W-CDMA terminals, PDC terminals, PHS terminals, and satellite mobile terminals since 2001. Since 2004, Dr. Nagata had been responsible for NTT DOCOMO’s wireless terminal product business planning.
Since June 2010, he has responsible for Strategic Marketing in NTT DOCOMO.
And he is also responsible for Product Business Strategy, including it’s globalization.