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Senior Management

  • MASAHIRO SHIMIZU

    CEO

    He is from Okayama and decided to devote his passion to “Propelling the revolution” after the Great East Earthquake. After founding Zeals Co., Ltd. in April 2014 while studying at Meiji University, he was honored with a nomination to Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia in Enterprise Technology in March 2018. 

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  • RYUTA ENDO

    COO

    After studying about the interactions between humans and machines and receiving his Ph.D. from Kyoto University, He joined Freak-Out, an ad technology company, prior to working at Zeals. He was selected as the first LINE Frontliner in 2020 and received the HI Symposium award of excellence. 

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  • KEITO SATO

    CTO

    He was born in 1999 and met programming when he was in primary school. While studying at Azabu High School, he joined Zeals, which was a robot venture at that time, as an intern. He has been leading development projects in the engineering team alongside promoting AI research development as CTO since 2019.

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  • MAKI WAKAMATSU

    Legal

    As a lawyer belonging to Daini Tokyo Bar Association, She served in corporate law to support compliance management at Hibiya Park Law Offices. She joined Zeals in October 2020 as an in-house lawyer and founded the legal division.  Maki graduated from Hitotsubashi University School of Law. 

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  • HIDEO ITO

    Director

    He is a certified public accountant who served as a CFO in a medical device venture, and was responsible for the financing and operation of grants of over 2 billion JPY prior to joining Zeals. He also served as an auditor for the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, corporation law and IPO preparation in a major audit corporation. He graduated from Keio University. 

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  • YUSUKE WATANABE

    CFO

    After working in MUFG Bank and receiving his MBA at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, He joined J.P. Morgan Japan in 2008 to serve in financing for banking institutions, general trading companies and funds and M&A advisory projects. Prior to joining the M&A advisory group at Morgan Stanley Securities in 2016, he also served as an M&A Manager at Japanese financial institution Cross Border in 2015. He was the first member at two major American IR companies as Japanese subsidiary vice president and was responsible for development in Japan after the Integrated Resort Implementation Bill was passed.

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  • DAISUKE WATANABE

    Executive Officer

    After serving as a founding director of Human Capital Technology, a joint venture with Recruit, He joined Zeals in November 2020. His career  started in marketing strategy at Cyber Agent in 2006, where he launched new business developments prior to serving as a manager in personnel administration. 

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  • ZHOU YI

    Engineering manager

    After graduating from Lanzhou Jiaotong University in China, he joined the Chinese Ministry of Railways and came to Japan in 2005. He came to Japan in 2005, and after gaining management experience at a number of companies, including Nissan and IBM, he became the CTO of RPA Holdings.He joined Zeals in October 2020.

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Team Members

  • TOMOKA .I

  • CHISA .Y

  • MASAKI .I

  • AI .S

  • YUKI .M

  • DAISUKE .S

  • MOMOKO .U

  • KENTA .K

  • NOZOMI .O

  • SHOHEI .K

  • MEGUMI .K

  • NATSUKI .N

  • MEI .K

  • SHOGO .U

  • MISATO .Y

  • TOSHIKI .K

  • CHIANG .T

  • SAYAKA .O

  • YUTO .N

  • RINA .O

  • YUKA .D

  • YOSHITAKA .M

  • YOSHIHIRO .T

  • SETH .R

  • TOMOKO .N

  • HIROKI .O

  • YUI .S

  • MARINA .O

  • VISH .N

  • YUKA .N

  • RYOTA .S

  • KAN .A

  • MIKIKO .M

  • JULIEN .B

  • SATORU .S

    People&Culture

  • TOMOMI .K

  • AKIHIRO .M

  • KEN .K

  • SAE .T

  • AMIT .P

  • KANTA .N

  • YUKO .K

  • SHODAI .Y

  • YUKI .A

  • KENTARO .Y

  • MISAKI .M

  • SHO .K

  • MASAHIRO .S

  • YUNA .N

  • KEI .T

  • RYOTA .A

  • RYOTA .A

  • SHOKO .N

  • SHINNOSUKE .M

  • HSIEH .V

  • RIN .W

  • ASUKA .I

  • TEPPEI .F

  • MAKIBA .M

  • MASAHIRO .T

  • MARI .M

  • KAZUKI .K

  • MIYU .S

  • MINATO .N

  • OSAMU .I

  • MIRAI .Y

  • MIA .K

Recruit

We are looking for passionate team members who are willing to create the Omotenashi revolution with us. Corporate culture of Zeals along with work style and existing members can be seen on the recruiting page of our website. Please apply within if you believe in giving it your all for people regardless of your background or careers.

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