Representative Director CEO
Takateru Kawano has served as President, Chief Excutive Officer and Representative Director of TKP since August 2005 when the company founded.
After graduating from Business School of Keio University in 1996, Mr Kawano joined the stock exchange department of Itochu Corporation. He took part in the foundation of Japan Online Securities Co., Ltd. (present Kabu.com Securities Co., Ltd.). He also served in Ebank Corporation (present Rakuten Bank Ltd.) as Director General Manager of Sales Department. Through these experiences, Mr. Kawano acknowleged much know-how of internet and finance industries.
Director COO Koji Nakamura
Koji Nakamura has served as Chief Operating Officer and member of our board of directors since September 2013.
Prior to joining TKP Corporation, Mr. Nakamura graduated from Waseda University School of Political Science and Economics in 1995. Then he joined Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC. In 2003, he was registered as a Certificated Public Accountant and then joined TKP Corporation in December 2006 in variety of positions, including, Member of Directors, General Manager of Management Departement from 2006 to 2012; Member of Directors, Head of Corporate Planning Office from 2012 to 2013.
Director Taro Fukawa
Taro Fukawa has served as Director of our company since October 2007.
Prior to joining TKP Corporation, Mr. Fukawa graduated from Rikkyo University Faculty of Sociology in 1967. Then he joined Nihon Sogo Bank (present Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation). In 1996, he joined Sakura Bank (present Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation) as Member of Director, Head of Loan Department. Later on he joined SMBC Business Servicing Co., Ltd. as President, Representative of SMBC Group. He joined our company as Director in November 2006.
Auditor Yoshinori Sogabe
Yoshinori Sogabe has served as Auditor of our company since May 2006.
Mr. Sogabe graduated from Kyoto University Faculty of Law in 1969. After graduation, he joined the Nippon Credit Bank Limited (present Aozora Bank) and successively held as Head of Sales Department and branch manager. Later on he joined Tokyu Livable Inc.. He Joined TKP Corporation in 2006.
Auditor Takanori Shige
Taknori Shige has served as Auditor of our company since August 2006.
Mr. Shige graduated from Tokyo University Faculty of Law in 1995 and became registered attorney in 1998. Later he joined Motoda Law Office, and at the same time became the instructor of Chuo Universty Law School. He joined our company in 2006.
Auditor Takeo Sekihara
Takeo Sekihara has served as Auditor of our company since October 2007.
After graduating from Kyoto University Faculty of Law, Mr. Sekihara joined the Industrial Bank of Japan Limited (present Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.), where he held variety of positions: Director and Head of General Planning Department; Representative Director and Vice-president of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.; Representative Director and President of Japan Investor Solutions & Technologies Co.,Ltd..
Now, except for Auditor of our company, he also takes the positions of outside director of several companies such as Rakuten Bank etc.; Executive Director of the Japan Cancer Society (NPO); Public Interest Member of Central Social Insurance Medical Council.
Executive Officer General Manager of Sales Department Hisao Sakai
Hisao Sakai has served as Executive Officer and The First Sales Manager since Feb 2014.
Mr. Sakai graduated from Waseda University School of Political Science and Economics. Then he joined the Industrial Bank of Japan Limited. In 1999 he became the 5th Head of Capiter Markets Department of IBJ Securities (present Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.). Later on, he served as Head of Corporate Sales Department in HSBC Tokyo Branch. He joined our company as Executive Officer and Head of Property Development Department in 2013.
Executive Officer Chief of Sales Department Takuya Okada
Takuya Okada has served as Executive Officer and Executive Secretary of our company since Jan 2014.
Mr. Okada graduated from Tamagawa University Faculty of Management Eng ineering in 1999, and joined our company in 2007. In 2009, he became the Head of Sales Department.
Executive Officer Head of Oversea Strategy Department Rie Yokoiwa
Rie Yokoiwa has served as Executive Officer, Planning Manager and Head of Oversea Strategy Department since March 2014.
After graduating from Gakushuin University Faculty of Arts in 2000, Ms Yokoiwa joined our company in 2006. In 2012, she became the Manager of Planning Department and Executive Officer in the same year.