Management Team

Director

Shuichi Takenaga President and CEO

Graduate of Kyoto University, Faculty of Law

2000
While university, launched a small auction business as the sole proprietor
2004
Founded Defactostandard, Ltd. Appointed as Representative Director
June 2007
Splited from Defactostandard, Ltd., and founded Aucfan Co., Ltd.
Appointed as Representative Director of Aucfan Co., Ltd.
February 2018
Appointed as President and CEO of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Tomihito Ebine Director

Graduate of Keio University, School of Economics
Graduate of Sanno University, Graduate Schools

1991
Joined Daiko Advertising Inc.
1999
Joined Opt, Inc.
2001
Appointed as Representative Director COO of Opt, Inc.
2006
Appointed as Representative Director CEO of Opt, Inc.
2007
Appointed as Director of Tri-Stage Inc.
2008
Appointed as Representative Director CEO of Opt, Inc.
2009
Appointed as Executive Chairman of Opt, Inc.
2010
Appointed as Director of MOBCAST HOLDINGS INC.
2014
Appointed as Representative Director Executive Chairman of Legend Partners Ltd.
2014
Appointed as Director , Corporate Planning department , Executive Advisor of MOBCAST HOLDINGS INC.
2015
Appointed as Director , Office of the President , Executive Advisor of MOBCAST HOLDINGS INC.(current position)
2015
Appointed as Director Executive Chairman of Legend Partners Ltd.(current position)
2016
Appointed as Director of HOMMA, Inc. (current position)
2018
Appointed as Director of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Kan Otani External Director

Graduate of Keio University, Faculty of Science and Engineering

2006
Joined TANI & ABE, p.c.
2011
Joined Anderson Mori & Tomotsune LPC
2012
Joined OHNO & PARTNERS.
December 2016
Appointed as External Director of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Satoshi Shima External Director

Graduate of Nagoya University, School of Economics

1986
Graduate of The Matsushita Institute of Government and Management
1996
Elected Member of the House of Representatives
2005
Appointed as Executive Secretary of SoftBank Corp
2007
Appointed as Visiting Professor of Cyber University Inc.
2007
Appointed as Part-time Lecturer of Toyo University
2012
Appointed as Board of Directors of Clean Energy Asia LLC member
2014
Appointed as Adviser of SoftBank Corp
2014
Appointed as Special Adviser of SoftBank Mobile Corp
2014
Appointed as Part-time Lecturer of Tama University
2015
Appointed as Visiting Professor of Tama University
2017
Appointed as External Director of Minrevi Co., Ltd. (current position)
2017
Appointed as External Director of Vortex co., ltd. (current position)
2017
Appointed as External Director of mixi, Inc. (current position)
December 2017
Appointed as External Director of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Yukio Miyamae External Director

Graduate of The University of Tokyo,
Faculty of Engineering

2004
Appointed as Entity Derivatives Stratocoupling Manager of CS First Boston Ltd. (currently Credit Suisse Group AG.) Tokyo branch
2005
Appointed as Head of Credit & Equity Derivatives Structuring of RBS Securities Inc. Tokyo branch
2006
Appointed as Executive Director of Morgan Stanley Securities Co., Ltd.
2009
Appointed as Director Asia Web Media Pte Ltd. (current position)
2011
Appointed as Partner of ACA Investments Pte Ltd.China. (current position)
2014
Appointed as External Director of Asia Private Equity Capital.(current position)
2014
Appointed as Advisor of STREAM Capital Partners, LLC (current position)
2018
Appointed as External Director of ROBOT PAYMENT INC. (current position)
December 2018
Appointed as External Director of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

External Director

Naoto Kaji Statutory Auditor

Graduate of Waseda University, Faculty of Low
Graduate of Chuo graduate school of Low

1990
Joined Japan Synthetic Rubber Co., Ltd. (now JSR Corporation)
1997
Joined Tandem Computers, Inc. (now Hewlett-Packard Japan, Ltd.)
1998
Joined Compaq Computer Corporation (now Hewlett-Packard Japan, Ltd.)
1999
Joined DirecTV
2000
Joined FAST RETAILING CO., LTD.
2002
Joined ATLUS. CO., LTD.
2004
Joined AIG Edison Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (now The Gibraltar Life Insurance Co., Ltd.)
2006
Joined Dell Inc.
2007
Joined HIGA INDUSTRIES CO., LTD (now Domino's Pizza Japan, Inc.) and appointed as auditor
2011
Appointed as Auditor of Aucfan Co., Ltd.
2013
Joined Seiyu GK.
October 2016
Appointed as Statutory Auditor of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Kiyoshi Watanabe Auditor

Graduate of Waseda University, Faculty of Low

1988
Appointed as Public prosecutor of Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office the Criminal Division
2005
Appointed as Manager of General Affairs Department of Hiroshima District Public Prosecutors Office
2007
Appointed as Public prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office the Criminal Division
2008
Appointed as Takasaki unit Manager of Maebashi District Public Prosecutors Office
2010
Appointed as Public prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office the Criminal Division
2011
Appointed as Manager of General Affairs Department of Hiroshima High Public Prosecutors Office
2011
Appointed as Part-time Lecturer of Hiroshima Shudo University, Faculty of Law Graduate School
2013
Appointed as Public prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office the Criminal Division
2013
Appointed as Sagamihara unit Manager of Yokohama District Public Prosecutors Office
2013
Appointed as Public Prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office the Criminal Division
2015
Appointed as Manager of Public Security Bureau of Hiroshima High Public Prosecutors Office
2016
Retiremented from office
2016
Admitted to the bar. Joined Seifu Low Office (current position)
2017
Appointed as auditor of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Nobuaki Ishizaki Auditor

Graduate of Nihon University, Faculty of Low

1983
Joined TOWA REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT Co., Ltd. (now MITSUBISHI JISHO RESIDENCE Co., Ltd.)
2000
Started Consulting Company (current position)
2001
Appointed as statutory Auditor of OPT, Inc. (now OPT Holding, Inc.)
2015
Appointed as Auditor of OPT, Inc. (current position)
2016
Appointed as Director of OPT Holding, Inc. (current position)
December 2017
Appointed as Auditor of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Auditor

Nobuyuki Tajima Executive Officer, Strategy Management Department

Graduate of The University of Tokyo, School of Engineering

2010
Joined Dream Incubator Inc.
2013
Joined project team supporting ReValue Inc., a 100% subsidiary of Dream Incubator at the time.
September 2016
Joined Aucfan Co., Ltd. and appointed as Executive Officer of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Yutaka Tou Executive Officer, President’s Office and Sales Management Office

Tokyo University of Science, Faculty of Engineering

2005
Joined Mobile Support Co., Ltd.
2012
Joined Aucfan Co., Ltd.
February 2018
Appointed as Executive Officer of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Masato Uegaki Executive Officer,Manager of Service Development Department

Graduate of Waseda University, Faculty of Science and Engineering
Graduate of Waseda graduate school of Science and Engineering

2006
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation.
2009
Joined Nomura Research Institute, Ltd.
2015
Joined clintal Co., Ltd. and appointed as CTO.
October 2017
Joined Aucfan Co., Ltd.
February 2018
Appointed as Executive Officer of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Masatoshi Inoue Executive Officer, Manager of Incubation Department

Graduate of Nihon University, School of Economics
Graduate of TEL AVIV University, School of SMI-Strategic Mindset and Innovation

2001
Joined RAICA Co., Ltd.
2004
Joined am/pm Japan Co., Ltd.(now FamilyMart Co.,Ltd.)
2005
Joined YUMESHIN HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.
2009
Joined Something Holding. Co.,Ltd.
2013
Joined Medical Care Service Co., Inc.
June 2015
Joined Aucfan Co., Ltd.
October 2018
Appointed as Executive Officer of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)

Keisuke Yamada Executive Officer, Administration Department

Graduate of Aoyama Gakuin University, School of Literature

2004
Joined The Hokkaido Bank,Ltd.
2005
Joined D&Join Inc.(now FISCO IR Ltd.)
2010
Joined OPT, Inc. (now OPT Holding, Inc.)
October 2018
Appointed as Executive Officer of Aucfan Co., Ltd. (current position)