Masato Matsuura

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Birthday
1, 1964
Birthplace
Japan
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1964 (age 55)
Birthplace
Japan

About

Japanese record producer, songwriter, and businessman who is best recognized for having been the founder and CEO of the music label Avex Group. He is also known for his Instagram presence where he shares landscape photos and pictures of the artists he represents for his over 360,000 followers. 

Before Fame

He started his career with Avex Entertainment Inc. in September of 2004 when he served as Director of Avex Planning and Development. In September of 2005, he became the President of Avex Digital Inc. He was later given the Chief Executive Officer position in April of 2010 and served as Chairman starting in June of 2018. 

Trivia

He is also known for running the weekly radio program Max Matsuura Work, Work, Play for Fun on the Nippon Broadcasting System. 

Family Life

He was born and raised in Yokohama, Japan and married model Aki Hatada in 2003. 

Associated With

He has helped launch the careers of several international artists through his record label including Ayumi Hamasaki and Ami Suzuki