Born in 1984, Yukihiro is the founder of City-Cost ( ), a community platform for foreigners living in Japan.  He also works as a producer on Kyodo News Plus ( ), the official English-language website of Japanese news agency Kyodo News.
In order to help solve the problems faced by foreigners living in Japan, Yukihiro began the development of a platform through which users could exchange information and post questions about daily life in the country.  City-Cost was launched as a service in 2015.
To keep supporting and improving life for Japan’s foreign residents, and the quality of information available to them, City-Cost recently began a collaboration with the city of Matsudo.