Partner/Chief Sustainability Officer



Worked at the Norinchukin Bank for 10 years and was involved in alternative investment businesses for credit products such as corporate bonds and credit derivatives in the Western market,
and structured products such as structured bonds and securitized products. After that gained experience in M​​&A advisory work at KPMG FAS, and joined the Development Bank of Japan in 2011. In addition to being in charge of ALM in the finance department of the bank, engaged in LP investment in overseas PE funds and domestic institutional investor business at DBJ Asset Management, contributing to the expansion of the company's AUM. Since 2017, has been transferred to DBJ Capital and is engaged in investment in domestic venture companies during the seed/early period and LP investment in domestic and overseas VC funds as a venture capitalist. From 2021, as the director of the company's investment department, in addition to formulating investment strategies and making investment decisions, will also focus on supporting collaboration between large DBJ Group business partners and investee venture companies. Joined Genesia Ventures, Inc. in September 2021. Graduate of the Tokyo University Faculty of Economics and holds an MBA degree from the UCLA School of Management.


Place of birth/residence


Hobbies, Favorite Things, Holidays

Cooking, Books, Travel

Episodes from your school days (club activities, majors, etc.)

Mainly mahjong and alcohol

Favorite country/episode

Italia with lots of great foods and world heritages

Why did you become a VC?

I would like to support the creation of new industries.

Favorite motto