From Sega Retro
Outa Sano is a senior programmer at Sega originally involving with ports of racing titles. Though initially employed through Sega AM9, he transferred to Smilebit just prior to the former's re-christening as United Game Artists.
In addition to boss programming, Sano is distinguished from others in his field by being able to program a game for multiple platforms. This is best exemplified by Sonic Generations, his latest role, where he served as Programming Director.