Born in July 1986. Graduated from Keio University’s Faculty of Commerce. Experienced start-up of a venture company while University. Engaged in launching Smart Contract Japan after graduation. Has a network of the Blockchain community from all around the world. Conducting projects in collaboration with many oversea players. Became president in October 2016.
Chief Media Editor
Born in December 1986. Graduated from Keio University School of Law. Worked briefly in the music industry, before joining Terada Warehouse Ltd. to contribute to the revitalization of the Tennozu area. After that he moved to the IT industry and was attracted to the possibilities of the block chain and participated in SCJ.
Head of Global Strategy
Born in November 1985. He graduated from Keio University School of Law. After graduating from university, he joined Nomura Research Institute where he did consulting for new businesses in the telecommunications and manufacturing industries and management planning. After that, he did strategic planning and personnel affairs at major social service companies and others. Most recently, he restructured and turned around retail businesses. Currently he supports management at several Fintech startups.
Project manager for the development of large-scale projects such as internet banking system for banks and key systems for securities companies. Also involved in R&D in smartphone / artificial intelligence related field as Director of Advanced Technology Research and obtained a patent. Currently focusing on development and Proof of Concept of systems that utilize Blockchain. Master’s degree in China University of Science and Technology (Computer Science)
Born in November 1992. Graduated from Keio University School of Economics. Trader of stock trading, currency exchange, FX since student days. Over ten billion yen worth trading volume of crypto currency per year. Posted coverage in Magazine SPA! and Nikkei Newspaper. Attended the Smart Contract Conference 2016 as a speaker. Currently working as an OTC trader who deals with overseas transactions.
Born in June 1953. Graduated from Keio University School of Economics. Joined ISID in February 1977. After working as London Branch Sales Manager, Hong Kong Branch Manager Branch Manager, he served at Financial Systems Division, Distribution Service Division, Corporate Planning Department. Joined SUN JAPAN INC. In 2006. As a leader in the business planning department, he promoted capital business policy and left the company in June 2015. Became an advisor to SCJ since September 2016. Now advising sales and business planning.
Adviser / ConsenSys
On the for profit side, dedicated to delivering solutions that enable companies across industries and geographies to benefit from simplified technology landscapes, integrated processes, streamlined operations and improved agility and performance the Ethereum blockchain ecosystem delivers. On the non profit side, John is the co-founder of Code to Inspire is a 501c3 filed non-profit committed to educating female students in Afghanistan and improving their technical literacy by teaching them how to code and helping them find employment as programmers.