Team

Kizuna - Making Better Together

Everyone on the Beatrust team is dedicated to improving the way we work through closer collaboration, and our team is steadily growing.

Beatrust team

Co-Founders

Kunio Hara

Kunio Hara

Kunio Hara co-founded Beatrust with Masato Kume in 2020. He has also worked for Google Japan and Microsoft Japan as an executive director after establishing 2 companies in the United States. He also has work experience at Sumitomo Corporation and in the early days at SoftBank and Silicon Graphics. He earned his MBA at Columbia University and graduated from Keio University Faculty of Economics.

Masato Kume

Masato Kume

After working at Asatsu-DK, Masato Kume joined Google in 2011, where he led digital marketing execution support, startup investment and strategic partnerships as Program Manager. After leaving Google he co-founded Beatrust in 2020. Graduated from Keio University Faculty of Law, Department of Political Science.

Team

Ryo Nagaoka

Ryo Nagaoka

After working as an architect at UL Systems, Ryo Nagaoka became manager at Leading Mark. Later, he became CTO of NOBORDER. Joined Beatrust in 2020. Graduated from Osaka University Graduate School of Information Science and Technology.

Rei Maura

Rei Maura

Rei Maura worked at Mizuho Financial Group (Tokyo/London) as an M&A advisor before joining Google Japan, where he led strategic partnerships and worked as the first Japanese member in R&D institute X. Joined Beatrust in 2020. Graduated from Waseda University Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Department of Political Science.

Akiko Miyazaki

Akiko Miyazaki

Akiko Miyazaki first worked at Microsoft, where she was involved in system operation for large enterprises and was awarded the Japan President's Award in 2012. She later joined a healthcare startup and led the planning, implementation and customer support of testing and corporate businesses. At Accenture, she managed the launch of new businesses. Graduated from University of Tokyo Graduate School of Science.

Tatsuya Shirakawa

Tatsuya Shirakawa

Engaged in research and development of mathematical optimization and machine learning technology at NTT Data Mathematical Systems. Since 2016, he has been involved in research and development and social application of machine learning technology centered on deep learning as a researcher at ABEJA, Inc. Joined Beatrust in 2020. Graduated from Faculty of Science, Kyoto University