At CFO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Japan based CFO’ operating in the Enterprise Software space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Executive Officer, CFO Corporate Development Division Management Division M & A Promotion Office of SHIFT
Kazuya Mashiko is the Executive Officer and CFO Corporate Development Division Management Division M & A Promotion Office at SHIFT.
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About SHIFT: software testing, quality assurance and security assessment
Chief Financial Officer of Ubiregi
After graduating from Keio University, he worked in the Investment Banking Department of JP Molvang Securities, and earned an MBA at the Kelok School of Business, Northwestern University. After that, he moved to New York and San Francisco, and he was a career as an investor at a U.S. pension manager. After returning to Japan, he assumed the position of the Codoman Sachs Securities Co., Ltd. as an institutional investor sales. Leveraging more than 10 years of experience in the financial industry, funding more than 6.5 billion yen as Chief Financial Officer of two start-up companies (freee, Rapyuta Robotics Co., Ltd.)Successful procurement. Participated in Yuhiresi Co., Ltd.
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About Ubiregi: Ubiregi offers a point-of-sale (POS) system for iPad devices.
Director, Executive Officer, and CFO of Chatwork
Naoki Inoue is the Director, Executive Officer, and CFO of Chatwork.
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About Chatwork: Chatwork is a group chat app for global teams, that includes secure messaging, video chat, task management and file sharing functionality.
Director and CFO of Cogent Labs
Kyoji Kimoto has 20 years of experience in audit, financial consulting and corporate investment, including a tenure at Deloitte Tohmatsu FAS and Deutsche Securities, as well as founding a financial advisory business. He has supported numerous IPOs and managed more than 50 M&A deals. Kyoji previously served as corporate auditor for Cogent Labs prior to joining as CFO in March of 2018.
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About Cogent Labs: Cogent Labs is solving for practical artificial intelligence.
Directors and CFO of CYDAS
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About CYDAS: CYDAS, Inc. was founded with the mission to “Bring out the Talent in People”.
CFO of SMARTInsight Corporation
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About SMARTInsight Corporation: SMART/InSight offers enterprise software that integrates scattered data sources into easy-to-understand visual representations.