Ceo shimizu

Shinya Shimizu

Co-founder, CEO
Management, Engineering

Shinya received Master of electronics and information engineering from the University of Tokyo and has helped Yoshi’s research on the silver nanoparticle ink while working for McKinsey & Company after he graduated from the university.

Cofounder sugimoto

Masaaki Sugimoto

Sales, Marketing

Masaaki has founded/helped multiple startups, notably Openpool, which was selected as a finalist of the Interactive Award at SXSW.

He is a PhD candidate in system design management at Keio University.


Advisor kamada

Tomy Kamada

Executive mentor

He is a co-founder and former CEO of ACCESS Co. Ltd. (listed in Tokyo Stock Exchange: 4813), global software company for mobile and beyond-PC markets.

Dr. Kamada received a Doctorate in Computer Science from the University of Tokyo. He is also renowned as an inventor of Compact HTML for mobile phones, enabling successful mobile Internet services.

In 2012, Dr. Kamada founded TomyK Ltd. Startup Booster, which actively supports young innovative startups. His interests are Robotics, Brain computing, DNA analysis, Life healthcare, Space, and Education.

Advisor kawahara

Yoshihiro Kawahara

Technical advisor

He is known for his academic achievements in multiple spheres, including energy harvesting, wireless power transmission, and this inkjet circuit printing. AgIC is a spin-off company based on his research named instant inkjet circuits.

He is an associate professor at the University of Tokyo and also giving us technical advice.