President, ZEN2.0 General Incorporated Association
Co-chairman, AMBITIONERS LAB
Director, 21st Century Learning Institute
Dean, Faculty of Body & Mind, Kamakura Machi University
Producer, Waseda Neo, Waseda University
Lives in Kamakura. Graduated from Azabu High School
B.S., Applied Physics, The University of Tokyo
Completed Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo
After working for IBM Japan Corporation, joined alue (ex Edufactory), a corporate human resource development company, from its founding period.
He was involved in a wide range of corporate human resource development, from global human resource development for major companies to training for managers and young employees, as the person in charge of setting up the instructor division.
After becoming independent, he served as a director of Innocentive Inc. and then launched Kamakura Mindfulness Lab, Inc. and became its representative director.
He produces a variety of learning opportunities based in Kamakura, as well as training in human resource development and creating learning organizations where individuals can move autonomously.
He also founded ZEN2.0, an international forum for Zen and mindfulness in Kamakura, together with Mr. Miki of Enmono and others.
He has been sailing since his college days and participated in the 2001 World Team Racing Championships as a representative of Japan (18th place). He has participated in the Seed Sports Class All-Japan Championships for 15 consecutive years (runner-up in 2004). He is the first Japanese to participate in the Tiwal Cup in France in 2019.