Member

  • Genri Goto

    CEO

    Serial entrepreneur and business leader. Genri launched Kenko.com, the largest online drugstore in Japan, in 1994. He was a Founder / CEO of the company for 20 years and led its IPO in 2004. In 2016, Genri started Kotozna as the Founder / CEO.

  • Jun Azegami

    CFO

    Completed the Masters Course for the Graduate School of Economics at Keio University. Former certified public accountant. After serving as Sanyo Electric M&A Manager, Fast Retailing's subsidiary CFO, Kenko.com's CFO, Hotland's ('Gindaco') CFO, etc., he joined Kotozna in November, 2016.

  • Kumiko Morio

    CMO

    After joining Hakuhodo, she mainly worked in the sales department. She has served as a Senior Account Director and a Senior Management Planning Director. She has worked for Kotozna since 2018.

  • Hiroshi Terunuma

    Director

    Graduated from Keio University. After working at Accenture and Prestige International, he joined Nippon Venture Capital in 1998. After working as a Managing Executive Officer, he has been a senior partner since 2022. Kitakyushu City Advisor. Outside Director of Bplats and Camelove.

  • Eriko Yamagiwa

    Auditor

    Graduated from the University of Tokyo Faculty of Economics in 1991 and joined The Industrial Bank of Japan. After working for a Silicon Valley startup and a real estate fund asset management company, the predecessor of JREIT, she participated in Kotozna from 2016.

  • Kousuke Ishikawa

    CTO

    After joining Works Applications, he served as a lead engineer in several companies, gaining full stack experience. He then became CTO of an SaaS company, where he was in charge of everything from architecture design to team building. He has been with Kotozna since 2019.

  • Konomi Takaoka

    CCSO

    Graduated from Tokyo University of Foreign Studies. In charge of web marketing and e-commerce at Kenko.com and a major food company. Experienced the launch of domestic and overseas delivery bases and the construction of business systems. She has worked for Kotozna since 2021.

  • Matthias Hofman

    Vice-CTO

    Graduated from Braunschweig Institute of Technology in Business Information Systems M.Sc. Developed a handwriting recognition AI for a Japanese-English dictionary app. Co-founded Local Japan, a mobile app for travelers that was acquired by Kotozna in 2018. He has worked for Kotozna since 2018.

  • Mehdi Sadeghian

    Vice-CTO

    Graduated from IAU Garmsar University with MSc. In charge of the RCP web development section at Rakuten Mobile inc. He has worked for Kotozna since 2021.

  • Abby

    Product Manager

  • Beatrice

    Business Analyst

  • Cole

    Engineer

  • Hidetaka

    Business Analyst

  • Ivan

    Engineer

  • Jeremy

    Rep in Singapore

  • Kenta

    QA Manager

  • Maya

    Designer

  • Pallavi

    Engineer

  • Ruiko

    Quality Assurance

  • Sachie

    Global Liaison

  • Saki

    Product Manager

  • Samira

    Engineer

  • Shiori

    Customer Success

  • Susara

    Engineer

  • Takahiro

    Customer Success

  • Thomas

    Engineer

  • Yuka

    Product Manager