Tokyo Office

  • Yusuke Amano
    CEO and Partner
  • Tatsuo Tsutsumi
  • Tatsuhei Asanuma
    Venture Partner
  • Natsumi Negishi
  • Sorane Fukuda
    Investment Manager
  • Tomoyuki Shikata
  • Yuri Yagi

Singapore Office

  • Nikhil Kapur
  • Samir Chaibi
    Investment Manager
  • Ajith Isaac


  • Kota Yamaguchi
    Kota Yamaguchi

    Partner, Kimura Takushima & Yamaguchi Kota has extensive experience in domestic and cross-border deals relating to M&A transactions and the formation of joint ventures. He has a strong venture-focused background, having served on the board of venture companies and having advised listed venture companies from the time of their establishment.

  • Hiroyuki Honda
    Hiroyuki Honda

    Hiroyuki previously served as a board director and corporate executive officer at Recruit Holdings, where he was responsible for a range of areas from human resources to business development. Today, he draws from his wide-ranging management experience in his role as a board member at internet companies such as AltPlus Inc. and LiveSense Inc. Hiroyuki has particularly strong expertise in the area of the personnel and organizational planning of growth companies.

  • Osamu Chujo
    Osamu Chujo

    Osamu is the founder of Nupuli, Inc. and serves as a board director at several companies. Prior to that, he had been appointed as a board director at M3, Inc. and a CEO at M3 Career, Inc. after he started his career at Recruit Holdings Co.,Ltd.. Osamu has strong expertise in not only business-development proposal in the area of the HR and medical health care, but also whole operation from launching a project to profitization.

  • Albert Shyy
    Albert Shyy

    Albert leads the Singapore office for Burda Principal Investments, a growth stage VC fund investing in Europe, the US, and Asia. He previously was a Principal at GREE Ventures in Singapore, where he led the fund’s investments across Southeast Asia and India. During this time, he sat on the board of its portfolio companies including Kudo, Berrybenka, and Ayopop. Before that, he served as a Director at Lazada Group, Southeast Asia’s largest ecommerce retailer, and helped build the company’s Marketplace business across the region. He completed his MBA at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also co-founded and ran an online menswear company, AlbertMing Inc. Prior to business school, he worked at Monitor Group as a consultant across Asia and the US. He attended the University of Pennsylvania as an undergraduate, graduating with dual degrees in economics and systems engineering.