About us


LINK-J's Supporters

LINK-J has recruited a number of "supporters," people with knowledge spanning diverse fields and whose skill sets range from research and development to management, law, and accounting. Our supporters, who include entrepreneurs and experts, participate in many of the events that we put together and offer one-on-one advice to LINK-J special members.

  • Masatomo Akita
    Masatomo Akita
    MTI Ltd.
  • Tsuyoshi Ito
    Tsuyoshi Ito
    Beyond Next Ventures
  • Taro Inaba
    Taro Inaba
    REMIGES Ventures
  • Yo Iwami
    Yo Iwami, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Atsushi Usami
    Atsushi Usami, Ph.D.
    The University of Tokyo Edge Capital Co., Ltd.
  • Takahiro Uchida
    Takahiro Uchida,
    M.D. Ph.D., MSc.
    Japanese Organization for
    Medical Device Development, Inc.
  • Hajime Oshita
    Hajime Oshita
    MedVenture Partners, Inc.
  • Jun Otomo
    Jun Otomo, Ph.D.
    Hitachi, Ltd.
  •  Hiroyuki Kanoh
    Hiroyuki Kanoh
    Forum for Innovative
    Regenerative Medicine
  • Tomy Kamada
    Dr. Tomy Kamada
    TomyK Ltd.
  • Hiroaki Kitano
    Hiroaki Kitano, Ph.D.
    The Systems Biology Institute
  • Takashi Kiyoizumi
    Takashi Kiyoizumi,
    M.D., Ph.D.
    UC San Diego, Japan Forum for
    Innovation and Technology
  • Masashi Kiyomine
    Masashi Kiyomine
    Kicker Ventures LLC
  • Yohei Sawayama
    Yohei Sawayama
    500 Startups Japan
  • Akihiko Shimauchi
    Aki Shimauchi
    INDEE Medical, Inc.
  • Tsutomu Sugaya
    Tsutomu Sugaya
    Nobelpharma Co., Ltd.
  • Toru Seo
    Toru J. Seo, Ph.D.
    Pfizer Japan Inc.
  • Toru Takashi
    Tohru Takashi, Ph.D.
    Japan Agency for Medical Research
    and Development
  • Shunichi Takahashi
    Shunichi Takahashi,
    Bayer Yakuhin,Ltd.
  • Koichiro Tsujimaru
    Koichiro Tsujimaru,
    Tsujimaru International Patent Office
  • Shingo Tsuda
    Shingo Tsuda
    INDEE Japan Ltd.
  • Takuma Nakatsuka
    Takuma Nakatsuka
    POC Clinical Research Inc.
  • Takato Noumi
    Takato Noumi, Ph.D.
  • Nobuhiko Hibara
    Nobuhiko Hibara,
    Waseda Business School
  • Ryuji Hiramatsu
    Ryuji Hiramatsu
    Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation at Kobe
  • Kinji Fuchikami
    Kinji Fuchikami
    Mitsui & Co. Global Investment, Inc.
  • Ikkei Matsuda
    Ikkei Matsuda,
    Ph.D. & MBA
    Science, Art & Research for Reconstruction (SARR)
  • Masashi Matsunaga
    Masashi Matsunaga, Ph.D.
  • Keita Mori
    Keita Mori
    SanBio Company Limited
  • Daiki Moriyama
    Daiki Moriyama
    Deloitte Tohmatsu Venture Support Co., Ltd.
  • Yuji Yamamoto
    Yuji Yamamoto,
    M.D., MBA
    MinaCare Co.,Ltd.
  • Masayuki Yokota
    Masayuki Yokota
    Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.
  • Hayato Watanabe
    Hayato Watanabe
    Locust Walk Japan, LLC
  • Ulrike Schaede
    Ulrike Schaede
    UC San Diego, Japan Forum for
    Innovation and Technology

(As of March 1, 2019)