People

YUJI HORIGUCHI

YUJI HORIGUCHI

Chief Executive Officer

In 1987 Yuji Horiguchi joined Recruit Co., Ltd. After working on accounting, finance, corporate planning, legal, and new business development, he became editor of 7 magazines in charge of media production manager for one of the main businesses of Recruit.
In 2005, he joined IMJ as a corporate officer. Since 2008, he had been CFO at IMJ, working as a forefront manager on numerous projects such as acquisitions, mergers, business transfers, capital policy, companies and divestiture, tax planning strategies, financing plans, labor issues, stock option design, and MBO. As an outside director, he contributes to the business development of numerous companies.
In 2012 he founded IMJ Investment Partners, an investment branch of the IMJ group, and as representative director, he worked on the launch of incubation programs in Japan and began investment activities in Japan and Silicon Valley. Furthermore, in order to expand investment opportunities in the Southeast Asian market and achieve a more global status of the company, he established a new company in Singapore in February 2013, working on investment tasks while residing in Singapore.

YASUHIRO SEO

YASUHIRO SEO

General Manager

Yasuhiro Seo majored in journalism at San Francisco State University and worked as a video journalist mainly in California. In 2007 he joined IMJ. He worked on domestic top makers' projects such as branding design, production direction, and UX design in a comprehensive manner.
At IMJ Investment Partners, he works on the development of start-ups in the whole Southeast Asian region and strategic support to portfolio companies.

RYUSUKE HIROTA

RYUSUKE HIROTA

Regional Manager of South East Asia

MANABU MIYAZAKI

MANABU MIYAZAKI

Manager of Business Development & Marketing Support

RADITYA PRAMANA

RADITYA PRAMANA

Associate

Raditya Pramana is majoring in Information Systems at Binus International University. As a former President of Student Committee, he has been involved in a lot of organisational development. Currently, he's the Director of Indonesia in Kairos Society ASEAN, an entrepreneurial community of the brightest new generation leaders across the region.
Joined IMJ Investment Partners in 2014 as an Associate. He's in charge of finding new investment opportunities in Indonesia.

DAVID SOUKHASING

DAVID SOUKHASING

Associate

David Soukhasing arrived in Indonesia in 2013 to manage the accelerator program and investment implementation of a global impact investor supporting highly growing double bottom-line companies. Previously, David worked several years for a small-cap European Private Equity firm investing in Clean Tech technologies and an online recruitment startup based in Paris. David is also an advisor for several startup networks: Ashoka, Unltd, Mandiri Incubator etc. David holds a double Master degree in Corporate Law and Finance from Sciences Po, France.

DAVID SOUKHASING

NICHOLAS TEO

Analyst

Nicholas joined IMJ in the fall of 2014. In IMJ, he is focused on sourcing and evaluating investment opportunities, primarily in Singapore and Malaysia. Aside from work, Nicholas is currently doing a double degree in Business Management and Accountancy at Singapore Management University, under the Lee Kong Chian Scholars Programme. He is also an alumnus of the Pembroke-King's Programme at the University of Cambridge.

HIROSHI OKA

HIROSHI OKA

Japan Office Manager & Incubation Manager

In 2007 Hiroshi Oka joined IMJ and was named the best rookie of the year that year. As a salesperson and producer, he worked on many integration cases such as the website renewal of a school corporation and launching an e-commerce site for an import apparel company, and the brand website renewal of a women's magazine.
Since 2010, he has been in charge of sales and marketing of affiliate platform VERSiON-M. In 2011, he experienced the new business development of smartphone app "Shoppi!"
In 2012, he joined IMJ Investment Partners since its launch, and currently work on investment business as a Japanese branch manager and an incubation manager.

NOBUHITO AKIMA

NOBUHITO AKIMA

Director of Fund

KEI MIYAMOTO

KEI MIYAMOTO

Investment Leader

In 2009 Kei Miyamoto joined IMJ. Since then, he has worked on mobile production direction and the UI design of smartphone apps.
Since 2012, he has worked on investment business, in charge of discovering investment opportunities in Japan and administrative tasks.