Management



Gérard LIPOWSKI

managing director

Ph.D. in life science with over 10 years of experience in applications development in biotechnology, bioinformatics, biosensors, functional food, pharmacogenomics and cancer domains. Over 8 years of consulting and business development. Life & work experience in United States, Germany, Poland, France and Japan.



Naoto KAGIYAMA

senior partner

Ph.D. in life science with over 25 years of experience in biotechnology applications development, intellectual property licensing, contract legal terms negotiation, business management, over 10 years of venture business development.




Advisors



Kumiko HAMANO

medical advisor

Medical doctor, diabetes specialist, graduated from University of Tokyo Medical School and trained at Yale University in USA. Currently Chief of the Endocrinology Department of the Kanto Rosai Hospital in Japan.



Paul McMAHON

IT development advisor

Web applications developer and co-founder of two IT companies. Active in Japan tech start-up community and facilitator of collaborations between international and Japanese Ruby developers.




Relations with the AIST



Masato MIYAKE

coordinator

Innovation Coordinator at the Japanese National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST). Ph.D. in engineering with over 20 years of experience in biotechnology research and development and over 10 years of venture company development and management of innovation.