Akihiko Okamoto / Recruit Holdings


Mr.Okamoto supervises the R&D Headquarters of Recruit Holdings and in charge of new business development.

He is also Managing Director of Recruit Strategic Partners,

the corporate venture arm of Recruit Holdings that invest into companies with innovative technology and global potential.

He has achieved results by investing multi-hundred million dollar funds and established four joint ventures in Asia.

Prior to Recruit, he was involved in business development of investment banking, venture capital and securities for 10 years.