President & CEO
Graduated from Keio University in 2002 and entered ITOCHU Corporation. Contributed to business expansion through business investments in addition to being involved in domestic exports, imports, and third-country trading. Moved to GREE Inc. in 2011 and was involved in strategic planning for the entire company as the Director of Corporate Planning, administered the Board of Directors, etc., and established overseas subsidiaries. Was involved in many M&A deals at ZIGExN Co., Ltd. following this while strengthening the internal organization of the company before and after its listing. Was appointed president of Robot Consulting Co., Ltd. after this.
Manager of the Liberté-Égalité Law Office
1970: Registered as a lawyer (Tokyo Bar Association)
1989: Standing director of the Japan Federation of Bar Associations
1995: Vice president of the Tokyo Federation of Bar Associations
Standing director of the Kanto Federation of Bar Associations
1996: Chairman of the Japan Federation of Bar Associations Committee on Criminal Justice
1997: Director of the Japan Federation of Bar Associations USA Judicial System Fact-Finding Mission
1998: Secretary-general of the of Japan Federation of Bar Associations, member of the National Bar Examination Administration Commission
2002: Vice-director of the Japan Federation of Bar Associations Division for Realizing Judicial Reform
2004: Advisor to the Ministry of Justice Comprehensive Legal Support Office
2006: Standing director of the Japan Legal Support Center (Houterasu)
2008: Chief director of the Japan Legal Support Center (Houterasu)
Has worked on Internet projects since the dawn of Japan’s broadband era. Has mostly been involved in new businesses, such as DMM, Rakuten, CyberAgent, SIer and other startups. Served successively in various posts as projects director for online salons and blockchain-related projects while at DMM. Is currently the joint CEO and Token Economy Evangelist for Atonoy Co., Ltd. Was appointed outside director for Robot Consulting to establish healthy initiatives for our Blockchain Department.
Affiliated to the Azabu Branch of the Tokyo Certified Public Tax Accountants’ Association
Established Leads & Company, Inc. and the L&C Certified Public Tax Accountant’s Office after working for KPMG Tax Corporation, the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, and AGS Consulting Singapore Pte. Ltd. Appointed President and CEO, and representative tax accountant. Has been involved in corporate administration from a wide range of angles, including advising major listed companies and foreign-owned enterprises, M&As and restructuring the organization of companies both in Japan and overseas, providing support for IPOs and administrative management, establishing systems of corporate governance, and providing support for the creation of annual statements.
Graduated from the Keio University Law School
Affiliated to the Dai-Ichi Tokyo Bar Association
Opened the SAKURA Law Office after working for the Nishimura & Asahi law office. Has been involved in all forms of corporate law, including the Companies Act and the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, and has been involved in a wide range of affairs, including M&As in Japan and overseas, corporate lawsuits, crisis management cases, corporate governance and general stockholder meetings. Is currently active in a broad range of fields, including being interviewed by various media, and giving a large number of lectures on an annual basis.
Intellectual Property Advisor
Graduated from the Department of Information and Communication Engineering, University of Tokyo Faculty of Engineering
Patent attorney for the Ohno & Partners law office