Corporate Officers

Board of Directors (6)

Jin Kagawa
Jin Kagawa

Jin Kagawa

Representative Director, President and CEO
Apr 1991
Joined Aida Engineering, Ltd.
May 1992
Joined Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.
Oct 2003
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2009
General Manager of Product Planning Department, Advertisement Division, Media Business Supervision Unit, Yahoo Japan Corporation
May 2010
General Manager of Product Planning Department, Advertisement Division, Media Business Supervision Unit and General Manager of Advertisement Support Department, Advertisement Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2012
General Manager of Research Analysis Department, Business Promotion Division, Marketing Solution Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Sep 2012
Director of Crocos, Inc.
Mar 2013
Director and Executive Vice President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2014
Representative Director, President and CEO, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1991
Joined Aida Engineering, Ltd.
May 1992
Joined Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun Ltd.
Oct 2003
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2009
General Manager of Product Planning Department, Advertisement Division, Media Business Supervision Unit, Yahoo Japan Corporation
May 2010
General Manager of Product Planning Department, Advertisement Division, Media Business Supervision Unit and General Manager of Advertisement Support Department, Advertisement Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2012
General Manager of Research Analysis Department, Business Promotion Division, Marketing Solution Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Sep 2012
Director of Crocos, Inc.
Mar 2013
Director and Executive Vice President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2014
Representative Director, President and CEO, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Masatomo Endo
Masatomo Endo

Masatomo Endo

Director and CFO
General Manager of Corporate Division
Apr 1993
Joined Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd.
May 2005
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2010
General Manager of Group Planning Department, Business Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2011
General Manager of Corporate Planning Department, Business Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Mar 2013
Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Oct 2013
General Manager of M&A Strategy Department, Office of CFO,Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jan 2014
Director and General Manager of Corporate Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2014
Director and CFO, General Manager of Corporate Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1993
Joined Kumagai Gumi Co., Ltd.
May 2005
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2010
General Manager of Group Planning Department, Business Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2011
General Manager of Corporate Planning Department, Business Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Mar 2013
Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Oct 2013
General Manager of M&A Strategy Department, Office of CFO,Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jan 2014
Director and General Manager of Corporate Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2014
Director and CFO, General Manager of Corporate Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Takao Ozawa
Takao Ozawa

Takao Ozawa

Director
Apr 1995
Joined CSK Corporation (currently SCSK Corporation)
Aug 1999
Founder and President of Bizseek, Inc.
Mar 2003
Joined Rakuten, Inc. as Corporate Officer in Charge of Auctions
Jan 2005
Director and General Manager of Business Division, Rakuten Baseball, Inc.
Sep 2006
Director of Ozawa Research Institute (present post)
Sep 2012
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2012
Board Member and COO of YJ Capital Inc.
Jul 2013
Corporate Officer, Executive Vice President, and President of Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation (present post)
Aug 2013
Director of ASKUL Corporation (present post)
Apr 2014
CEO of YJ Capital Inc.
Jan 2015
Board Member of YJ Capital Inc. (present post)
Mar 2016
Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
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Apr 1995
Joined CSK Corporation (currently SCSK Corporation)
Aug 1999
Founder and President of Bizseek, Inc.
Mar 2003
Joined Rakuten, Inc. as Corporate Officer in Charge of Auctions
Jan 2005
Director and General Manager of Business Division, Rakuten Baseball, Inc.
Sep 2006
Director of Ozawa Research Institute (present post)
Sep 2012
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2012
Board Member and COO of YJ Capital Inc.
Jul 2013
Corporate Officer, Executive Vice President, and President of Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation (present post)
Aug 2013
Director of ASKUL Corporation (present post)
Apr 2014
CEO of YJ Capital Inc.
Jan 2015
Board Member of YJ Capital Inc. (present post)
Mar 2016
Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
Takahiro Goto
Takahiro Goto

Takahiro Goto

Outside Director
Audit and Supervisory Committee Member(Full time)
Apr 1971
Joined Nippon Kokan Ltd.(currently JFE Steel Corporation)
Jul 1992
General Manager of Fund Office, Accounting Department, NKK Trading(currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2002
Director, NKK Trading
Aug 2004
Junior Managing Director, JFE Shoji Holdings Inc. (currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2006
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO FOODS CORPORATION
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION(currently JFE SHOJI ELECTORONICS CORPORATION.)
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO REAL ESTATE CORPORATION (currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2009
Statutory Auditor, GECOSS CORPORATION
Jun 2011
Adviser (part time), GECOSS CORPORATION
Mar 2012
Outside Statutory Auditor, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2016
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1971
Joined Nippon Kokan Ltd.(currently JFE Steel Corporation)
Jul 1992
General Manager of Fund Office, Accounting Department, NKK Trading(currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2002
Director, NKK Trading
Aug 2004
Junior Managing Director, JFE Shoji Holdings Inc. (currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2006
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO FOODS CORPORATION
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION(currently JFE SHOJI ELECTORONICS CORPORATION.)
Statutory Auditor, KAWASHO REAL ESTATE CORPORATION (currently JFE Shoji Trade Corporation)
Jun 2009
Statutory Auditor, GECOSS CORPORATION
Jun 2011
Adviser (part time), GECOSS CORPORATION
Mar 2012
Outside Statutory Auditor, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2016
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Takao Nakamura
Takao Nakamura

Takao Nakamura

Outside Director
Audit and Supervisory Committee Member
Apr 1989
Joined Bank of Japan
Feb 1996
Board Director of Digital Garage, Inc.
Jun 1999
President of Infoseek, Inc.
Dec 2008
Registered as an Attorney-at-Law
Jan 2009
Joined Torikai Law Office
Mar 2009
Outside Director of PA Co., Ltd. (present post)
Dec 2009
Outside Director of Paraca Inc. (present post)
Aug 2015
Outside Director of UUUM, Inc. (present post)
Jan 2016
Partner, Wadakura Gate Law Office (present post)
Mar 2016
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1989
Joined Bank of Japan
Feb 1996
Board Director of Digital Garage, Inc.
Jun 1999
President of Infoseek, Inc.
Dec 2008
Registered as an Attorney-at-Law
Jan 2009
Joined Torikai Law Office
Mar 2009
Outside Director of PA Co., Ltd. (present post)
Dec 2009
Outside Director of Paraca Inc. (present post)
Aug 2015
Outside Director of UUUM, Inc. (present post)
Jan 2016
Partner, Wadakura Gate Law Office (present post)
Mar 2016
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Makoto Suzuki
Makoto Suzuki

Makoto Suzuki

Outside Director
Audit and Supervisory Committee Member
Oct 1991
Joined Showa Ota & Co. (currently Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC)
Mar 2004
Founder and Director of Makoto Suzuki Accountant Office (Certified Public Accountant and Certified Public Tax Accountant) (present post)
Jun 2004
Outside Statutory Auditor of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2005
President of Max Accounting Inc. (present post)
Sep 2007
Expert Adviser of the Taxation Policy Committee in the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (present post)
Jun 2015
Outside Corporate Auditor of Universal Entertainment Corporation (present post)
Mar 2017
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Oct 1991
Joined Showa Ota & Co. (currently Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC)
Mar 2004
Founder and Director of Makoto Suzuki Accountant Office (Certified Public Accountant and Certified Public Tax Accountant) (present post)
Jun 2004
Outside Statutory Auditor of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2005
President of Max Accounting Inc. (present post)
Sep 2007
Expert Adviser of the Taxation Policy Committee in the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (present post)
Jun 2015
Outside Corporate Auditor of Universal Entertainment Corporation (present post)
Mar 2017
Outside Director of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)

Executive Officers (6)

Nobutaka Ito
Nobutaka Ito

Nobutaka Ito

Executive Officer and CTO
Apr 2002
Joined A&I System Co., Ltd. (currently LAC.,Co., Ltd.)
Dec 2004
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Dec 2009
Joined Atlantis Co., Ltd. (currently Glossom, Inc.)
May 2011
Joined GREE, Inc.
Jan 2014
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2014
General Manager of Engineering Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
General Manager of Technology Development Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and CTO, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 2002
Joined A&I System Co., Ltd. (currently LAC.,Co., Ltd.)
Dec 2004
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Dec 2009
Joined Atlantis Co., Ltd. (currently Glossom, Inc.)
May 2011
Joined GREE, Inc.
Jan 2014
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2014
General Manager of Engineering Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
General Manager of Technology Development Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and CTO, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Yasutaka Kai
Yasutaka Kai

Yasutaka Kai

Executive Officer
Apr 1990
Joins Ferro Enamels (Japan) Limited (currently Tokan Material Technology Co., Ltd.)
Apr 1993
Joined Fujitaka Corporation.
Aug 2000
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2002
Joined Prime Systems Corporation.
Jan 2004
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2006
EC Account Team Manager of Project Planning Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Nov 2007
Vice-President of Consulting Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2009
Senior Vice-President of Consulting Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2011
General Manager of Sales Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2012
Executive Officer and General Manager of Sales Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2013
Executive Officer and General Manager of Business Development Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2014
Executive Officer and General Manager of Media Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
Executive Officer and General Manager of Ad Network Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2017
Executive Officer of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1990
Joins Ferro Enamels (Japan) Limited (currently Tokan Material Technology Co., Ltd.)
Apr 1993
Joined Fujitaka Corporation.
Aug 2000
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2002
Joined Prime Systems Corporation.
Jan 2004
Joined ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2006
EC Account Team Manager of Project Planning Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Nov 2007
Vice-President of Consulting Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2009
Senior Vice-President of Consulting Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2011
General Manager of Sales Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2012
Executive Officer and General Manager of Sales Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2013
Executive Officer and General Manager of Business Development Section, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2014
Executive Officer and General Manager of Media Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
Executive Officer and General Manager of Ad Network Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2017
Executive Officer of ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Motohisa Kaku
Motohisa Kaku

Motohisa Kaku

Executive Officer and CAO
Apr 1996
Joined Fujii Sangyo Corporation
Sep 2002
Director of Moonship.Co.Ltd.
Apr 2003
Joined Digital Mihon Ichi.Co.Ltd.
May 2004
Representative Director of Digital Mihon Ichi.Co.Ltd.
Oct 2004
Founder and Representative Director of DIGIMIHO Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and General Manager of D&T Solution Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2017
Executive Officer and CAO (Chief Alliance Officer), ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1996
Joined Fujii Sangyo Corporation
Sep 2002
Director of Moonship.Co.Ltd.
Apr 2003
Joined Digital Mihon Ichi.Co.Ltd.
May 2004
Representative Director of Digital Mihon Ichi.Co.Ltd.
Oct 2004
Founder and Representative Director of DIGIMIHO Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and General Manager of D&T Solution Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2017
Executive Officer and CAO (Chief Alliance Officer), ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Kyoko Chiba
Kyoko Chiba

Kyoko Chiba

Executive Officer and CXO,
General Manager of Product Marketing Division
Apr 1997
Joined Yamamoto Shokai Corporation
Mar 2001
Joined KGT Inc. (currently Cybernet Systems Co.,Ltd.)
Jan 2003
Joined Digital Garage, Inc.
May 2005
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2009
General Manager of Interaction Design Department 2, Production Division, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2011
General Manager of Production Department 2, FE Development Division 1, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2012
General Manager of Production Department, FE Development Division, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Nov 2012
Joined Rakuten, Inc.
Mar 2013
Group Manager of Site Navigation Group, Organization Structuring Division, Rakuten Ichiba Business, Rakuten, Inc.
Feb 2014
General Manager of User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Oct 2015
CXO, General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2016
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of User Experience Design Office, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2017
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of User Experience Office, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2017
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of Product Marketing Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
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Apr 1997
Joined Yamamoto Shokai Corporation
Mar 2001
Joined KGT Inc. (currently Cybernet Systems Co.,Ltd.)
Jan 2003
Joined Digital Garage, Inc.
May 2005
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2009
General Manager of Interaction Design Department 2, Production Division, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2011
General Manager of Production Department 2, FE Development Division 1, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2012
General Manager of Production Department, FE Development Division, R&D of Yahoo Japan Corporation
Nov 2012
Joined Rakuten, Inc.
Mar 2013
Group Manager of Site Navigation Group, Organization Structuring Division, Rakuten Ichiba Business, Rakuten, Inc.
Feb 2014
General Manager of User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2015
General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Oct 2015
CXO, General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2016
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of Media Development Division and User Experience Department, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2016
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of User Experience Design Office, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Apr 2017
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of User Experience Office, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jul 2017
Executive Officer and CXO, General Manager of Product Marketing Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. (present post)
Taku Hasegawa
Taku Hasegawa

Taku Hasegawa

Executive Officer and CSO,
General Manager of the Office of the President
Apr 1991
Joined Bridgestone Corporation
Jan 1996
Joind Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd
Mar 1999
Merchandiser, Product Division, Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd
Aug 2003
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2013
General Manager of Business Development Department, Business Promotion Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2014
Vice President, Business Promotion Division, Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2015
Vice President, Business Development Division, Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2015
Temporarily Transferred to ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. as General Manager of the Office of the President
Jan 2016
Executive Officer and CSO (Chief Strategy Officer),General Manager of the Office of the President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
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Apr 1991
Joined Bridgestone Corporation
Jan 1996
Joind Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd
Mar 1999
Merchandiser, Product Division, Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd
Aug 2003
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2013
General Manager of Business Development Department, Business Promotion Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jul 2014
Vice President, Business Promotion Division, Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2015
Vice President, Business Development Division, Shopping Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2015
Temporarily Transferred to ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. as General Manager of the Office of the President
Jan 2016
Executive Officer and CSO (Chief Strategy Officer),General Manager of the Office of the President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
Takako Yamanome
Takako Yamanome

Takako Yamanome

Executive Officer and CIO,
General Manager of Business Management Division
Apr 1982
Joined K. Hattori & Co., Ltd. (currently Seiko Holdings Corporation)
Apr 2001
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2011
General Manager of Development Division, Marketing Solution Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2013
General Manager of the Office of CTO, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jan 2014
General Manager of the Office of CTO/CSO
Apr 2014
General Manager of Technical Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2014
Temporarily Transferred to ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. as General Manager of the Office of CTO
Jan 2016
General Manager of Business Operation Division, Development Managing Department of Technology Development Division, and Information Management Office of the Office of the President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2016
Executive Officer and CIO (Chief Information Officer), General Manager of Business Operation Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2017
Executive Officer and CIO, General Manager of Business Management Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
+ Biography
Apr 1982
Joined K. Hattori & Co., Ltd. (currently Seiko Holdings Corporation)
Apr 2001
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2011
General Manager of Development Division, Marketing Solution Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2013
General Manager of the Office of CTO, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Jan 2014
General Manager of the Office of CTO/CSO
Apr 2014
General Manager of Technical Strategy Division, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Oct 2014
Temporarily Transferred to ValueCommerce Co., Ltd. as General Manager of the Office of CTO
Jan 2016
General Manager of Business Operation Division, Development Managing Department of Technology Development Division, and Information Management Office of the Office of the President, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Mar 2016
Executive Officer and CIO (Chief Information Officer), General Manager of Business Operation Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.
Jan 2017
Executive Officer and CIO, General Manager of Business Management Division, ValueCommerce Co., Ltd.(present post)
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