Business ExpandingU.S. SaaS Solution Provider Apptio Establishes Japanese Subsidiary in Tokyo

Oct 14, 2022

ApptioExternal site: a new window will open. , headquartered in Washington, USA, is a SaaS company that helps organizations make smart decisions as they analyze, plan, optimize, control, and collaborate about the investments that will transform the IT operating model. The company has approximately 1,400 employees in 17 locations worldwide, including cities in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Oceania.


  • ICT
  • USA

The company’s products give organizations the power of trusted, actionable insights to connect their technology investment decisions to drive better business outcomes. More than 60 percent of Fortune 100 enterprises trust Apptio to manage to spend across the entire IT portfolio and beyond, so they can focus on delivering innovation. Apptio automatically ingests and intelligently structures vast amounts of enterprise and technology-specific spend and operational data, and enables users across disciplines to report, analyze, plan, and govern their investments collaboratively, efficiently, and with confidence. Since its founding in 2007, the company's products have been implemented by more than 1,800 companies around the world, helping companies make innovative IT investments by improving IT efficiency and optimizing IT costs.

The "TBM Council" is a non-profit organization to advance the discipline of TBM (Technology Business Management, Note), which the company's founder conceptualized through education, standards, and collaboration. As a forum for sharing knowledge on IT department management, including IT cost management issues and evolving technology investments, the organization currently has more than 11,500 members worldwide, primarily chief information officers (CIOs) and chief financial officers (CFOs), and the company also serves as a technical advisor since its founding in 2012.

In March 2020, the company established Apptio K.K., in Tokyo, Japan, with the aim of expanding its business in Japan.

During the process of establishing its Japanese base, JETRO's Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) provided temporary office space and consultations (registration).

  1. (Note)

    Technology Business Management (TBM) is a discipline that improves business outcomes by giving organizations a consistent way to translate technology investments to business value.

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