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Japan Expert Mentors

Entrepreneurs, Investors, & Industry Experts

Jun Miyazaki

Founder and CEO of OrangeTechLab

Akemi Tsunagawa

Founder and CEO of Bespoke, Inc.

Narimasa Makino

Co-Founder & CEO at Monozukuri Ventures

Marco Koeder

Marketing Manager at Philip Morris International

Mikio Kiura

Service Designer and Design Strategist

Matthew Romaine

CEO at Gengo ( & | Exited-founder / investor / board member

Jordan Fisher

Co-founder & CEO at

Terrie John Lloyd

Founder, CEO at Japan Travel KK.

Robert P. Mollen

of Counsel at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson (London) LLP, co-lead of Tech London Advocates Healthtech, and startup mentor

Tim Bailey

Principal / Founder at Bailey Consulting & Advisory

Ryoichi Fujimoto

Operating Officer/ Venture Capitalist at Nippon Venture Capital Co.,Ltd

Fumio Moriuchi

Managing Director at Talisman Corporation

Takashi Hondo

Managing Partner at QB Capital, LLC

Jed Ng

Built & ran world’s largest API marketplace | Founder @ | Investor & syndicate lead

Dominic Carter

Representative Director and CEO at The Carter Group

Hideki Yamada

Certified Public Accountant at m2ac Tax Corporation

Jim Weisser

Co-Founder and CEO at SignTime K.K.

Atsushi Haga

International business expert

Luca Escoffier

Innovation manager – Lecturer – Entrepreneur – Advisor

Hiro Noguchi

IT Business Development / Owner of GranBright Consulting

Neil Butler

Chief Executive Officer, Japan Partnership Holdings Inc.

Rochelle Kopp

Japanese business and cross-cultural communications consultant; author, mentor, educator and board member

Hirokuni Miyamatsu

Chief Executive Officer, KAHM Japan Ltd.

Kenta Nishiguchi

Umeda Sogo LPC – Attorney at Law

Paul A Thurston

Angel investor and adjunct professor at Waseda University and Aoyama Gakuin

Rachel Leng

Cross-Border Business Consulting, Film, Media, and Entertainment | International Business Development in Japan | Multi-Award Winning East Asia Expert | Government of South Korea’s 2017 Best Mentor of the Year

Samuel Davis

CEO/Founder of

Peter Galante

Partner, Innovative Language Learning Co., Ltd.

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