As one of the early employees of Tokyo-based design consultancy Goodpatch, Boris Jitsukata helped expand the team to 200 employees in Japan. In 2015 he returned from Japan to his home country Germany to open the Goodpatch Studios in Berlin and Munich, which he is responsible for as Managing Director in Germany. At the end of June 2020, Goodpatch went public in Tokyo - Boris sits on the Management Board. Before joining Goodpatch, Boris helped establish the Design Innovation Program at the University of St. Gallen in cooperation with Stanford University. Boris holds a Masters Degree in Media Design from Keio University in Japan and a CEMS Master Degree in International Management from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland.