David Blecken
Jan 11, 2017

Updated: HubSpot's GM for Japan resigns

An early departure suggests the inbound marketing specialist is off to a shaky start.

Yuri Akahira

HubSpot’s general manager for Japan, Yuri Akahira, is understood to have resigned after six months in the role. Akahira and HubSpot did not issue official statements on the move at the time of reporting. However, Campaign subsequently obtained an email that HubSpot issued to partner agencies and customers stating that Ryan Meadows, principal sales manager, will serve as interim general manager. Meadows has been with HubSpot since 2011.

In the email,...

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