Masayuki is an Investment VP based in London. He forcuses on early stage investments in enterprise software and B2B marketplace. Previously, Masayuki was an investor at Salesforce Ventures and STRIVE, where he backed and supported over 10 B2B software and marketplace startups based in Tokyo. Prior to his VC career, he was a management consultant at Boston Consulting Group, where he engaged in several mid-term strategy building and transformation projects focused on industrial goods, healthcare, automotive, and chemical industry. Also, he worked for BASF Japan as Engineering plastics sales & SCM for Japanese electronics and automotive manufacturers after his graduate study in biomaterial science.
Masayuki holds an MBA from Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, M.Eng and B.Eng from Tokyo Institute of Technology.