President
&
Chief Executive Officer,
Founder


Tsukasa Sugo, Ph.D.

Tsukasa Sugo received B.S. in Chemistry from the University of Tokyo and Ph.D. degrees from Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo. After the researches in the Institute of Medical Science, the University of Tokyo, he worked at Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited for 25 years in G protein-coupled receptor research, nucleic acid pharmaceutical research and genome editing research. During his career in Takeda, he had an opportunity to work for Alnylam Pharmaceuticals as a visiting scientist. He was awarded as the Outstanding Reviewers status for Journal of Controlled Release.
Vise President
&
Chief Operating Officer,
Co-Founder

Mie Yoshimatsu

Mie Yoshimatsu graduated from Kyoto Pharmaceutical University with a Bachelor of Pharmacy degree. She joined Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and was in charge of a wide range of tasks including monoclonal antibody production, medical pharmacology (in vitro, in vivo), screening and molecular biology. She has track record of INDs including Relugolix, Resatorvid, etc.
Director

Akihiro Tomoyasu, Ph.D.

Akihiro Tomoyasu received M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Hokkaido University. He joined Snow Brand Milk Industry Company, Limited. (currently MEGMILK SNOW BRAND Co.,Ltd.) and then joined Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. After the work in life sciences industry, he was engaged in venture investment development business in UFJ Capital Co., Ltd. (currently Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Co., Ltd.). He is currently the external directors of KinoPharma, Inc., Kringle Pharma, Inc., and the director of Anicom Capital Co. Ltd. since 2016.
Auditor

Katsuyuki Kobayashi,
Certified public accountant, Tax accountant

Katsuyuki Kobayashi graduated from the Faculty of Economics, Keio University. He registered as a certified public accountant in 2008 and as a tax accountant in 2017. After the work for Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (currently Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC), he opened Kobayashi Katsuyuki certified public accountant office and Kobayashi Katsuyuki tax account office. He is currently the outside auditor of Velification Technology Inc. since 2016 and Accounting advisor of GEXVal Inc. since 2019.