He currently sits on the boards of Tellus You Care, Inc., Nelumbo Inc, BionicM, Algal Bio, Seaos, and Routrek Networks. He was the lead investor and served as board director for AI inside (IPO), GLM Inc. (M&A), IID (IPO), and played an instrumental role for Phyzios’ M&A exit to Google Inc.
He was awarded Forbes Japan Midas List (2017, 2020), Japan Venture Award (2021).
He then joined The McKenna Group led by Regis McKenna, as a consultant in technology marketing. After returning to Tokyo, he served as a director in a startup company designing ASICs, before joining Globis Capital Partners as a venture capitalist.
He has a BS (Tau Beta Pi) in Systems Engineering from University of Virginia, and MS Honors in Management Science and Engineering (formerly of Engineering Economic Systems) from Stanford University.
C-Based Hardware Design Platform for Dynamically Reconfigurable Processor
publication date 2005
publication description IEEE High Performance Embedded Computing 2005, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Co-Author and Presenter
Dynamically Reconfigurable Processor Implemented with IPFlex’s DAPDNA Technology
publication date Aug 2004
publication description IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, August 2004 Vol.E87-D No.8