Takeshi Hakamada / ispace technologies CEO


Takeshi Hakamada, an entrepreneur in the new space industry, is founder and CEO of ispace
technologies. inc. ispace is developing space robotics that will create and support daily existence
in space by mapping valuable resources in space. He is also leading a Japanese team, HAKUTO,
competing for Google Lunar XPRIZE, a robotic lunar surface mission traveling across the surface
of the Moon while sending back to Earth specified images and other data. In January 2015,
Hakuto won the Milestone Prize. He earned M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Institute
of Technology.