Doctor/Director of Micro Blood Science
Mai Shimada, MD, MBA is a board member of Micro Blood Science and also an attending Emergency Medicine physician in San Francisco Chinese Hospital. Her frustrations working in busy emergency departments fueled her to solve the inefficiency widespread in clinical medicine leveraging her experiences in healthcare startups. Prior to Micro Blood Science, Mai was a medical advisor for startups such as Medical Rogue Co. Ltd. and Ambicion Inc. in Tokyo. She completed Emergency Medicine residency at Maimoni-des Medical Center in New York City. She earned MD from the University of Tokyo in Tokyo and also has MBA from INSEAD in France and Singapore. As a student at the University of To-kyo, she had clinical trainings in a variety of US hospitals including University of California San Diego, New York Poison Control Center, Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, U.S. Naval Hos-pital Yokosuka, and Naval Medical Center San Diego.
chairman of the board
Micro Blood Science Inc.
Hajime Iwasawa is the founder and Managing Director of Micro Blood Science Inc. He founded Micro Blood Scoemce to create the perfect fingertip blood testing system after serving as Man-aging Director for Leisure Co. Ltd, where he prototyped fingertip blood collection device using a different kind of technology. Before joining Leisure Co. Ltd., he was the head of system devel-opment at Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co. Ltd., a member of information system development team for FIFA Japan-Korea World Cup, and a review committee member for Nikkei Computer. He earned Bachelor’s degree in economics from Keio University.
Partner and CEO
Enzo Co., Ltd.
Hiroshi Wakutsu is the founder and CEO of Enzo Co., Ltd. He brings two decades of financial management experience to Micro Blood Science. Through his long standing career in finance, he has developed deep understanding of stock capital market, bond capital market, leveraged fi-nance, risk solutions, and corporate derivatives. Before founding Enzo Co, Ltd, he was CEO of Union Developing Group of China in Nomura Holdings Inc, the managing director at Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. , the managing director at Carrillo Securities, the general manager for Stock Derivative and Fund Derivative, the managing director at Nikko City Group Securities and the joint manager for Stock Derivative, the director at Nikko Salomon Smith Barney Securities and a joint manager for Stock Derivatives. We can shortened his previous designation list. We just need to show that he’s super experienced in financial management.
Micro Engineering Inc.
Takehiko Shima is the CEO of Micro Engineering Inc. since 2003. He is an experienced me-chanical and product designer leveraging his specialty in the field of stationary manufacturing. He assisted Micro Blood Science with developing micro blood collection device . After obtain-ing bachelor’s degree in physics from the State University of New York at Binghamton, he started his career in Miura Printing Corporation. He was in charge of business development at Calsonic Graphic in California, USA. He graduated in Natural Environment Studies from Tokyo Gakugei University.
Tetsuro Kimura is the founder and CEO of Try-Hard Inc. since 2003. He handled IoT related tasks to develop new integration of application and system with major makers. He has developed Lifee System. After graduating from Tokyo Technos Collage, he worked as the senior manager in Hi-Tech Department of Sorimachi Co., Ltd, an international IT service company headquar-tered in Tokyo.
Wealth Brothers Inc.
Keisuke Ishiyama is the founder and CEO of Wealth Brothers since 2017. Prior to Wealth Broth-ers, he worked as the director of BIGFACE Inc. since 2015. He obtained Bachelor’s degree in economics from Hokkaido University. He joined Nomura Securities in 2001and subsequently became in charge of its Wealth Management Division in Head Office.
MD, PhD, FACS
Doctor/Doctor of Medicine
Emeritus Professor at Keio University
Naoki Aikawa is a special advisor to Tokyo Saiseikai Central Hospital and a councilor of St. Luke Foundation, St. Luke International University, and Japan Emergency Medicine Foundation. He is also an honorary member of Japanese Society of Chemotherapy and Japanese Association for Acute Medicine, a special member of Japan Surgical Society, a senior fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a honorary member of the American Surgical Association. He has earned Harvard Prize, Whitaker Prize, and TVB-Burn Prize. He was assumed the director of international medical infor-mation center, a director of Astellas Pharma Inc., and a medical advisor of the US Embassy and Canadian Embassy. He also served as a professor in emergency medicine at Keio University, a Keio Medical Library director, the head of Keio University Hospital, and a chairman of Keio Medical Association. He also was the chairman of Physician Subcommittee of Medical Ethics Council, National Examination for Medical Practitioners, and physician clinical training depart-ment in the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare. After graduating with an honor from Keio University Department of Medicine, he worked at Research fellow at Harvard Medical School & Clinical Fellow in Surgery, and Massachusetts General Hospital.
Aishin Seiki Co., Ltd.
Tsunekazu Haraguchi is the director of Aeon Bank Ltd and Aeon Financial Service Co., Ltd. He became the co-chief executive of Executive Officer Comprehensive Financial Business and a special advisor in Aeon Co., Ltd in 2013. He is also the director of Aishin Seiki Co., Ltd since 2014. In 2007-2013, he worked as the head of presentative director of Aeon Bank Ltd. In 2002-2007, he assumed the vice-president of National Life Finance Corporation. Prior to National Life Finance Corporation, he was the head of Ministry of Finance Financial Bureau and Financial Services Agency Planning and Coordination Bureau after becoming the head of Nagoya Taxa-tion Bureau and Financial Bureau in Kinki. After obtaining bachelor’s degree in Law from To-kyo University, he joined the Finance Ministry in 1970.
Hiroshi Tsurusaki is CEO of Tecotec Inc. He provides MBS with technological supports to aid ICO process. He specializes in developing and operating Fintech related business, such as Secu-rities settlement system and net-service for investment management with focusing on PtoP busi-ness. His main interests have been to develop blockchain technology and to establish and operate Virtual Currency Exchange. He also implemented Blockchain Wallet.. After obtaining bachelor’s degree in Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering the Tokyo University of Agri-culture and Technology, he joined the online commercial equipment department in Sega Co., Ltd.
Mifune Sogyo Ltd.
Hiroshi Chiwaki has been CEO of Mifune Sogyo Ltd. since 1998. He also has become the head of Shibuya Kanzekai in jurisdiction of Shibuya Taxation Office at Tokyo Regional Taxation Bu-reau since 2013. After obtaining bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Economics from Mei-ji University, he joined Hazama Estate Corporation in 1981 and mainly worked for urban re-development.