Chief Executive Officer, Indeed
Since 2013, Hisayuki “Deko” Idekoba has served as CEO and President at Indeed, the #1 global search engine for jobs. In this role, he oversees the strategy and vision for the organization.
Prior to his appointment to CEO, Hisayuki served as Indeed’s chairman and spearheaded the transition after Recruit Holdings acquired the company in 2012. He joined Recruit in 1999 and was responsible for acquiring and growing four Internet businesses, including websites focused on the travel, restaurant, beauty salon and coupon industries. At the age of 36, he became the youngest executive officer ever appointed at Recruit and is only one of nine executives to currently hold this title. Hisayuki holds a Bachelors of Commerce from Waseda University.