Born in 1985. Graduated from the Graduate School of Media and Governance at Keio University, and joined JAFCO. For 10 years, he has been consistently involved in investing in university-launched ventures. He has served as the leader of industry-academic investment group and the representative business promoter of JST START. While investing in ventures, he has been involved in the creation of several university-launched ventures, including leading the establishment of biotech ventures as a . His investments include Astamuse, Microwave Chemical, Riverfield and Biomedical Solutions (sold to Otsuka HD). While investing in medical devices, digital health, and electronics, he also runs the BNV Fireside Chat, a group aimed at knowledge sharing among technology startups. He enjoys the ocean and lives in Shonan.