Management team

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Staff

CEO and CTO:Shuji Ogawa

Career

- Bachelor of Engineering, Fukui University, Fukui, Japan
- Master of Aerospace Engineering, Tohoku University, Miyagi, Japan
- Over 30 years of experience as laboratory,experiment and development assistant for Mr. Ogawa Senior.
- Support development of Next Generation Support Fighter at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries for four years
- Development engineer for automobile parts at Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd. for seven years
- Participated in JAXA’s closed environment experiment
- Space policy commitee, Cabinet office, Government of Japan
Member, space transportation system working group (two terms)

緒川 修治

Directors and Auditors

津田 佳明

External Director

Tsuda Yoshiaki

ANA HOLDINGS INC.
ANA Digital Design Lab 
Vice President

福島 研

External Director

Fukushima Ken

H.I.S.Co.,Ltd. 
Corporate Officer, Head of Corporate Planning Division

安野 智彦

External Auditor

Yasuno Tomohiko

Representative, Yasuno Tomohiko Certified Public Accountants' Office
(Formerly of Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC)

Technical advisor

升谷 五郎

Technical advisor

Masuya Goro

Tohoku University Graduate School of Engineering
Former professor emeritus
Supersonic combustion technology
Engine design

Staff

  • 徳長 洋希

    CSO (Business Strategy)

    Hiroki Tokunaga

    Kenichi Ohmae Graduate School of Business, MBA

    6 years of management experience at European branch of major appliance manufaturer, branch director in Japan

  • 渡邉 仁史

    CPO (Operations)

    Watanabe Hitoshi

    Experienced in project management at IT industry

  • 南 俊基

    CFO (Financial Strategy)

    Minami Toshiki

    Formerly of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC, with professional working experience as senior special researcher for Ministry of Finance and corporate auditor. Certified public accountant and tax consultant

  • 斎藤 昭仁

    Engine Development

    Akihito Saito

    Experienced in developing jet engine and rocket engine at IHI (combustion and experiment)

  • Basi Harminder

    Engine Development

    Basi Harminder

    Graduated from University of Surrey, aerospace engineering BEng (Hons)

    Experienced in software and hardware integration for Rolls-Royce Trent 500 FADEC(Full Authority Digital Engine Control)

  • Henny Bottini

    Engine Development

    Henny Bottini

    Graduated from Polytechnic University of Catalonia, fluid mechanics DEng

    Former researcher at Nagoya University, department of aerospace engineering and postdoctoral researcher in JAXA

  • 倉田 伸一

    Engine Development

    Kurata Shinichi

    Seconded from FT TECHNO Co., Ltd.

    17 years of experience in automotive engine components testing and evaluation


  • Anssi Kaakkomäki

    UAS Development

    Anssi Kaakkomäki

    Graduated from Tampere University of Technology
    mechanical engineering, MEng

    16 years of experience in piloting UAS, piloted target plane at Finnish Defence Forces

  • 熊谷 大地

    UAS Development

    Daichi Kumagai

    Seconded from ANA

    Over 10 years of aircraft maintenance experience for B787 and other passenger jets


  • 剌刀 一匡

    UAS Development

    Kazumasa Kamisori

    Graduated from Tohoku University, aerospace engineering, MEng

    Experienced in JSDF helicopter manufacturing and maintenance at Kawasaki Heavy Industries


  • 高原 延治

    UAS Development

    Takahara Nobuharu

    Graduated from Keio University, Faculty of Science and Technology, mechanical engineering, MEng

    Experienced in combat aircraft maintenance design (structural) at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries


  • 山本 賢司

    Engineering Support

    Kenji Yamamoto

    Over 30 years of experience with CNC machining
    Certified machinist

  • 尾嶌 亮

    Corporate Planning

    Ryo Ojima

    Web developer
    Project management
    Business development


  • Adiwena

    Corporate Planning

    Adiwena

    Graduated from Meiji University, business administration BA

    Experienced accounting, sales, and purchasing at Mazda Motor Corporation

  • 藤井 優

    Office Manager

    Yuu Fujii

    Graduated from Kobe University

    Graduated from Tampere University of Technology
    bioengineering MSc

  • 大井 淳一

    Administration

    Oi Junichi

    Graduated from Nagoya University, metallurgy MEng

    Experienced in steelmaking technology and production at Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd.
    Former executive officer at Japanese-American metal casting company

Shareholders

ANA

HIS

ハウステンボス

みずほキャピタル

オプティマ・ベンチャーズ

東北大学ベンチャーパートナーズ

中部日本放送

阿波製紙

フューチャーベンチャーキャピタル

Sponsors

AISIN

冷研

株式会社山一ハガネ

タウンワーク

龍馬プロジェクト

MAEDA

ケーエスディー

中島特殊鋼株株式会社