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ATSUSHI USAMI

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Atsushi Usami focuses on seed/early-stage life science investments. He currently serves on the boards of Repertoire Genesis Inc., Goryo Chemical Inc., EditForce Inc., MiRTel Co. Ltd., Epigeneron Inc., Bugworks Research inc., bitBiome Inc., and OriCiro Genomics, Inc.
He is a JST START promotor and a NEDO TCP mentor. He helps with commercialization and teaches seminar on industry-academia collaboration at colloquiums in the Graduate Program for Leader in Life Innovation at the University of Tokyo. He provides support for Life Science Innovation network Japan(LINK-J). Before joining UTEC, he worked as a strategy consultant at Mitsubishi Research Institute(MRI), serving pharmaceutical, medical device and other manufacturing companies across a range of areas including mid-to-long term management planning and new business development.
Atsushi studied pharmacology and neuroscience and received a Ph.D. In pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Tokyo and is a pharmacist. He worked as a consultant at MRI befor joining UTEC in October 2013.

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