Brian focuses on Fintech and Insurtech. He is interested in technologies that will improve and add value to current ecosystems. He also supports portfolio companies and investors, primarily in Japan.
Prior to joining Translink, Brian was Vice President of Business Development at TIS R&D Center, where he bridged alliances between startups and TIS. He also worked on some investments and portfolio management. Prior to TIS, Brian has worked in a Product Control ERP startup, a transportation IT dept. and started his only company during university.
Brian studied architecture at Osaka Institution of Technology. On weekends, Brian likes to work on new technology/IoT gadgets and customizing his car. He also enjoys traveling, wine and spending time outdoors.