A Japanese anime and theatre director who also helped ShaftxShinbo on a few projects.
Formerly an assistant at Shaft studios who helped Akiyuki Shinbo on Pani Poni Dash!, Negima!?, and Natsu no Arashi!. Now directs his own anime, usually with Silver Link studios animating. His most recent anime credits include directing both seasons of Baka Test and the upcoming It's Not My Fault That I'm Not Popular! anime.