Keis Ide focuses on deep tech in IT and Physical Science. He spent 15 years in the US, half of which in Silicon Valley, as an engineer and management consultant.

He currently sits on the boards of Liminal Insights, Tellus You Care, Inc., Nelumbo Inc, and a few others. 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 started his career in Silicon Valley as an engineer at KLA-Tencor Corp. in San Jose.

He then joined The McKenna Group, 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