“I believe that what Japan needs now is stimulus from many exciting and innovative new ventures. I am looking forward to encountering new startups and opportunities to encourage and support growth.”
Entrepreneurial & Business Experience
Served as the representative director for a venture business related to optical measuring devices from 1997 to 2001. Successfully achieved a V-shaped recovery of the debt-ridden company by doubling sales and increasing the ordinary income ratio to 10% within two years. Works independently as an angel, including investing the equivalent of approximately 20% of the capital for an online English conversation school startup in 2006.