Othman Ali Almazyad joined the KFCRIS in July 2017 as a Research Fellow. He works in Tokyo on a non-resident basis. He obtained his master’s degree in Social Innovation at the Keio University and his bachelor’s degree with honors in Business Administration from the Tokai University in Japan. He currently pursues his doctoral degree in Policy Making, Planning and Social Innovation at the Keio University. His master thesis received the best scientific research award from the Keio University in 2015.