Tokyo Startups List

Map of the local innovation industry.
Meet some of the best and newest startups based in Tokyo.

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Atsu Wada


Founder @j-grab-inc • Worked at @ebay, @ctc-enterprises • Studied at American University from Pennsylvania and Master degree in Japan Social Science.

ID 321347

Mika Takagi

Stanford MBA, has extensive network of creators, designers and people in the media industry in Japan

ID 460085

Mike Kofi Okyere


Work @issuu Worked @google, @admob, @criteo • Studied at @iu @cal • Investor

ID 314520

Jordan Adams

Creative, independent professional with experience working abroad in hospitality, travel and trip planning and online editorial content management.

ID 21420

Yu Shinohara

Co-Founder and CEO @amazinglife, Japan Country manager @dropmysite, Previous Founder and CEO @everconnect.

ID 290443

Sam Cohan

Berkeley MFE, Waterloo Comp Eng, International Experience Designing and Developing World Class Software Systems, Working with Large Data Sets

ID 21655

Michael Hoydich

Firestarter @ Think Gaming // Previous: co-founder, @squrl, @industrynext

ID 194111

Fon Tran

Founder @yoketown, Sence • Worked at @goldman-sachs, @morgan-stanley • Studied at @stanford-university, @university-of-waterloo

ID 132902

Tomoyuki Kamada

Experienced Program/Project Manager of WW Professional Service with global team members/partners/customers. Worked at Rovi, Adobe/Macromedia, @openwave, @ntt.

ID 389587

Justin Clune

MS from Todai, BS from Berkeley. Studied IT management and photoelectrochemical water splitting. Speaks Japanese, Spanish, and Pirate be me native tongue.

ID 36883

Federico Bucchi

My studies and strong interest in information and communications technology, computer science, social networking and the web have become my career.

ID 396193

Bernadette Castillo

ID 88565

Jack O'Holleran

Co-Founder, VP of Sales and BD at Aktana. Sales/Biz Dev/Product Mngt specialist. Big data, analytics, and mobile expertise. Former D-1 College Football Player.

ID 379847

Esteban Miyashiro

Startups and large corporations work experience in management positions. MBA holder. Technical background & business experience. Trilingual (Japanese, English and Spanish)

ID 103239

Kyohei Teshima

Serial Entrepreneur, Growth Hacker & Rock'n Roll Guitarist

ID 341719

Christopher Organ

USC Business Administration-Cinematic Arts Graduate

ID 125196

Asia Fondue

Planner at @digital-garage, Tokyo. Project Management related to incubation of mobile and web applications in the Japanese market. PR, marketing expertize.

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Ruri Eguchi

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Derek Underwood

Carnegie Mellon Engineering undergrad and MBA. Business management generalist with a bent toward strategy and development.

ID 371318

Giles Duke

ID 413743

Nikola Pavesic

project manager and system analyst based in Japan. Running projects on a short deadline. Passionate about the strong feedback culture and UX. Enjoys innovating.

ID 613674

Yuri Yoshimura

Working in a one of the top mystery shopping company as Project manager( International PM, PM Japan, Premium Brands Relation Manager).

ID 416124

Akihito Morita

Consultant of iOS and Android App Tracking. Knowledge of Japanese mobile market and culture.

ID 474133

和宏 井口

recruiting, including headhunting, web producer

ID 485377

Brittney Herron

Teach for America Alumni, Princeton '11, UC Denver '13

ID 179865

Evgeny Lazarenko

PhD in Robotics (Tokyo Tech). Startup geek.

ID 468016

Kharisma Nitiputra

Production engineer for high-performance sportscars. Strong mechanical and industrial engineering background. Passionate about cars and driving.

ID 478211

Atsuyoshi Shimazu

ID 164175

George Cheng

Worked at @goldman-sachs • Studied at University of Pennsylvania

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Takamasa Doi

Worked at @aiesec, @nidec-corporation • Studied at @tokyo-university

ID 559654


Chicago Booth MBA, Monterrey Tech Computer Engineer, work experience in Europe, Asia and Latin America.

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Steven Yuen

Economics student at Emory University; Prior experiences in real estate, and accounting in a non-profit company.

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Nobuyuki Tanaka

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Kana Nakako

Sport marketing planner at ad agency. Strong relationship with Japanese Olympic Committee, and other national federations.

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Buddy Brown

Supported Overseas Launches of 3 Japan Technology SME's through executive coaching, technical communication and business strategy

ID 21907

John Zhuang

Corporate Lawyer, Government Relations Consultant, and Business Development Specialist with deep working knowledge of the tech sectors in US, Europe, and Asia.

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Andreas Hofmann

Project Manager and Marketing Associate at @marono-media-k-k University of Bern MBA 2008

ID 496945

Arkadiusz Wójcik

New Business Development Manager specialized in Asian markets • Worked at @ernst-and-young • Studied at @university-of-hyogo

ID 334192

Takumi Miyazawa

ID 541319

Sho Mitsuya

Studied International Economics and currently working as an International Exhibition Organizer at Reed Exhibition; good at project planning and excution.

ID 695565

Eric Sato

10 Year Expatriate - Bilingual Digital Marketing Professional. Natural leader. SEO SEM CMS Data-Driven, Innovator, User/Customer-first mentality.

ID 102973

Hiroyuki Fujihara

New Business Creator

ID 693114

Gavin Smith

Internationally minded and experienced Sales, Marketing, HR and creative thinker with bundles of energy and positivity.

ID 156082

Charles Pribyl

Charles' Pribyl's research, the first ever to use fMRI to map the brain of consumers, was featured in the NY Times, and in the bestseller ‘Human Sigma.’

ID 405958

Shinya Mimura

ID 356403


Account Manager at Vision Consulting Vision Consulting Services K.K. primarily supports multinational IT firms with Japan offices.

ID 256198


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Koji Hirayama

5 new start up at Japan from scratch. 2 re-built Japan office and business development. 2 own businesses creation. 1 pure start up at US.

ID 324324

Liz Herber

Sales Operations. Startup obsessed. ScrumMaster in training. Currently @GiltGroupeJapan

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Elpe Sosiawan Tholkhah

Exploring posibilities and looking forward to be a part of a tech startup in Tokyo

ID 194033

Kazuki Otsuka

Founder of @thinkx-inc

ID 399124

Guillaume Catella

Business development manager for Pacific Asia region • Founder of French web magazine • Self starter and challenger

ID 439963

Yo Okubo

Working experiences in various jobs such as import/export, marketing, licensing, foods, translator, negotiator and etc.

ID 487284

Noboru Iwayama

Business development/strategic partnership manager for Skype and BlackBerry; Seasoned product manager; Excellent technology sales/spokesperson

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