Takeshi Abo is a Japanese composer and sound designer. Around 1993, he worked for StarCraft, mainly working on Japanese localizations of western-developed games. Around 1995, Takeshi left to work at KID, but left at the end of 1996 due to the company filing for bankruptcy. He then joined 5pb.
Takeshi currently runs VAL-SOUND, and works at MAGES, and still works professionally in audio design.
Official gameography: http://valsound.fc2web.com/music/index.html