03_Share your story

Visions for start-ups in Japan, by global venture capitalists

    We, international dormitory “U Share”, are holding a collaborative event “SENQ x Share Ur Story Professional” at Co-working office “SENQ” where leading start-ups reside.

    This collaborative event is aiming to enhance the network and community both in SENQ and U Share, including other community in universities with talk sessions by global leaders in various fields.

    We are happy to announce that unique and global venture capitalists will share their visions and business as guest speakers. Please join us!

    Event Name:SENQ x Share Ur Story Professionals
    Date:February 24th, 2022
    Time: At 6:00pm – 7:00pm
    *The implementation details may change depending on the coronavirus infection status.

    Venue:SENQ Roppongi Shinroppongi Bldg. 9F, 7-15-7 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
    ** In addition, we are planning to deliver online (zoom) on the day.

    Topic:Visions for start-ups in Japan, by global venture capitalists
    Speaker:Pegasus Japan CEO Toshitada Nagumo, D4V Principal Asumi Ota
    Participants: Up to 20 offline participants. Online participation is also possible.
    *** Applications for offline participation will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, and when the capacity is reached, participation will be online.

    Tuition fee: Free
    Language: Japanese

    ■Speaker’s profile

    Toshitada Nagumo

    As CEO of Pegasus Japan, Toshitada Nagumo is responsible for fundraising, corporate partnerships, and startup investments in Japan and Asia. Toshitada founded and managed his own consulting firm and has more than ten years of experience in growth strategy consulting, new business development support, fundraising, M&A, and Investor Relations consulting. He has expertise in several industries, including Telecommunications, Media, IT, Renewable Energy, and FinTech, among others. He has served a large number of clients not only in Japan but also across the US, Europe and Asia, ranging from startups to large global corporations.

    Asumi Ota

    Asumi Ota is a Principal at D4V where she co-manages operations from sourcing and due diligence, to investment and support. Prior to D4V, Asumi worked as a Business Design Lead at IDEO Tokyo where she developed a passion for helping Japanese startups grow by leveraging human-centered design tools. She began her career as an M&A advisor at Nomura Securities, then worked at Man Group, a UK-based hedge fund. At Orbis Investments, she launched a new retail platform to make investments more accessible. Asumi holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BC from Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.