Jarik R. Sikat is a Japan based employee who once worked for Koei Tecmo America until 2010. He attended the University of Illinois at Chicago with a degree in computer engineering and relocated to Tokyo. There, he expanded his portfolio in marketing and is currently affiliated with Premium ARTS Inc. as a seasoned manager.
During his time with Koei, Sikat handled the marketing budget used for over 60 of the company's games and helped pave the way for some of those titles to be released on PCs via digital distribution services. He also managed the American branch's advertisements while slashing down costs. As a publicist, he wrote articles about Koei's products and presented them in gaming events like E3.