Capex, Inc.

  • Founder / CEO:
    Shuntaro Kogame


Virtual humans who are close to humans

With the development of technologies such as VR/AR, computer graphics, natural language processing, and speech synthesis, the pursuit of human-like interfaces is advancing, and Capex, Inc. has released the iOS/Android application "PATONA" with mental health care as its starting point. By developing a dialogue engine, we aim to build a new relationship between systems and humans.



CEO Shuntaro Kogame, who served as COO at bitFlyer, started Capex with the aim of solving social issues using new technologies such as VR/AR and natural language processing 2019.


From the UI/UX of avatars to a dialogue engine with a unique algorithm based on emotional data, Capex aims to design a total interaction experience that enhances the closeness to humans.

UTEC’s value add

Lead investment from seed round, advice on general management strategy, recruitment support, product feedback and B2B expansion support
  • PATONA was launched for iOS and Android. Using the direct interaction with users as a starting point, Capex brushed up the interactive experience and expanded it to virtual humans