Kazuhiro Kawabata joined Finatext in 2019. He leads the insurance business of Finatext and is also a director of Smartplus Small Amount and Short Term Insurance Company Ltd. Before he joined the company, he worked at Hakuhodo and Boston Consulting Group (BCG). At Hakuhodo, he was engaged in marketing strategy planning and execution support for consumer goods, machinery, retail, etc. At BCG, he was involved in support of launching multiple new businesses and services. He graduated from the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Economics.