Masahiko focuses on investing in innovative startups in artificial intelligence, IoT, manufacturing, and digital marketing. Before joining DNX Ventures, he founded Kabuku Inc. with a vision of democratizing the manufacturing world. Using 3D Printing technology, Kabuku launched a digital manufacturing platform. Partnering with Tier 4, an autonomous vehicle technology company, and providing Toyota and Honda with customized car parts, the company garnered great attention from the automobile industry. In September 2017, Kabuku was acquired by Futaba Inc., a giant manufacturer and distributor of electronic components and systems. In November 2020, he founded Emium Corporation and became its President and CEO. Enrolled in Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Medical version of MBA (Medical Management and Policy Studies (MMA) course) (2022).Masahiko holds an MS in Computer Science from the University of Tokyo, where he researched Artificial Intelligence. After that, he joined Hakuhodo Inc., one of the major ad agencies in Japan, where he was in charge of new business development and creativity developments. He received numerous awards, including the Cannes, ADFEST, London International Awards, and TIAA.