Erica
Kato Marcus

Profile

Erica has a broad range of experience working across various units at Sony. She started her career in Corporate and Executive Communications at Sony’s global headquarters in Tokyo. She then moved on to managing a global team of product managers to develop apps and services while at Sony Mobile in Sweden for Xperia smartphones and at Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation business in the United States. Upon moving back to Tokyo, she jumped at the opportunity to form Sony AI, to create a completely new organization with a strong mission from scratch. Erica grew up in Japan and earned her BS degree from Boston College in Boston, Massachusetts and MBA from IMD Business School in Switzerland.

Message

“I currently lead the Strategy & Partnership team that helps define and communicate the company’s strategic direction and develop partnerships that enable Sony AI to realize its mission. I want Sony AI to be known as a leading AI company in the realm of creativity and entertainment and look forward to forming meaningful partnerships with collaborators who also believe in AI empowering human imagination and creativity.”

Blog

August 10, 2021 | Sony AI

AI Assisted Recipe Creation – Concept Video

An integral part of our Gastronomy Flagship Project is imagining the future of AI-led recipe creation. We’ve developed our first concept video for a recipe creation app, bringing to life the different ways in which we imagine chef…

An integral part of our Gastronomy Flagship Project is imagining the future of AI-led recipe creation. We’ve developed our first c…

February 3, 2021 | Sony AI

Eight Things We Learned About the World’s Best Chefs

Our entry into the world of gastronomy was exciting and daunting in equal measure, and as we began to explore kitchen robots and ingredient pairing tools, we knew we needed expert guidance. Of course, last year was one of huge d…

Our entry into the world of gastronomy was exciting and daunting in equal measure, and as we began to explore kitchen robots and …

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