Tomohiro Miyasaka

Director of GMO VenturePartners, Inc.

He has invested in 40-50 companies in this firm, mainly Ecommerce, Financial Services, Cloud Sourcing, AD technology, Social Games in Japan and Southeast Asia. He is also Managing Director of one of our portfolio companies.

Prior to that, Tomohiro worked for SBI Holdings, Inc. (TSE:8473, SEHK:6488), which group is one of largest banks in Japan and has developed a unique financial ecosystem that can provide one-stop access to various financial services. The SBI Group is striving to maximize its corporate value by pursuing synergies among the three core businesses in the Financial Service Business: the securities business, banking business and insurance business. He was in charge of PR duties and IR duties for individual investor and institutional investors.
Also he went on loan to Sumishin SBI Net Bank Research Co., Ltd. (currently SBI Sumishin Net Bank, Ltd.), which is a bank of the Internet primary occupation invested by Mitsui Sumitomo Trust & Banking and SBI Holdings, Inc. The firm creates new form banking. The bank’s total deposit balance exceeded $31B (October 28th, 2013). The bank won the first place of JCSI(Japanese Customer Satisfaction Index)for four consecutive years. At that time he was in charge of management plan, corporation sales and marketing duties.

Tomohiro earned his B.A. degree from Keio University.