Carnegie Mellon University

Yoshimasa Masuda

Yoshimasa Masuda

Instructor, Institute for Software Research

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Yoshimasa Masuda, Ph.D. Instructor, Executive and Professional Education

Yoshimasa Masuda is an internationally active expert on Digital Strategy and Enterprise Architecture.

Yoshimasa Masuda is currently an instructor of Executive Professional Education at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science, ISR (the Institute for Software Research), while working as Senior Manager at Global Business Center in NTT Data Institute of Management Consulting. He works as Associate Professor (specially appointed) in Graduate school of Media and Governance, Keio University.

 Yoshimasa Masuda has 14 years' experience in enterprise architecture covering technology, application and security in many industries. He earned Ph.D. degree in Keio University as the top graduate. He had lead many global projects in IBM Japan and experienced international assignments (Turkey, Shanghai). He started up the global enterprise architecture in Global Pharmaceutical company and worked as Sr. IT Director in Softbank group, Robotics in 2019. He completed the Executive Education(MoT) in MIT in 2011, and he has joined Carnegie Mellon University in the US and Australia since 2018. He got “Best Paper Award” in Digital Healthcare areas of KES2019 international conference. His book of "Enterprise Architecture for Global Companies in a Digital IT Era – AIDAF" from Springer Nature was rated as the 2nd position in Best New EA books in the first half of 2020, and was ranked among the top 10 EA books of all time by the organization of BookAuthority featured by CNN and Forbes. Furthermore, he got the “Global Achievement Award – Innovative Solutions Award 2021” from worldwide ISACA, by establishing the AIDAF framework. He is also Programme Chair of KES-HCIS international conference, Workshop Chair of IEEE EDOC conference as well as the member of Association for Information Systems and IEEE. He is the member of editorial review board for “International Journal of Digital Strategy, Governance, and Business Transformation (IJDSGBT),” IGI Global. His research interests are enterprise architecture in Digital era, digital IT strategy, digital healthcare, IT management and global leadership.