Hideki Konno (紺野 秀樹 Konno Hideki) was born on May 13, 1965 (age 54) in Chiba, Japan and graduated from the Electronic Data Processing Department of Japan Electronics College. Konno joined Nintendo in 1986, realizing his dream after a long adoration of playing Famicom games. Konno began working as a graphic designer on a variety of Nintendo games including the Super Mario Bros. series with Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka.
Hideki Konno is the development head of Nintendo EAD Software Development Group Number 1.
Hideki Konno was the hardware director for the Nintendo 3DS.
Hideki Konno was interviewed in Nintendo Power, Volume 233 as part of the Power Profile feature.