JSIE organized 2nd Reunion & Networking event on March 25, 2017!
Mentors & Advisors
功能 聡子｜Kouno, Satoko
ARUN LLC President
After graduating from The International Christian University (ICU), Ms. Kono worked for a private corporation and Asian Institute. Since 1995, she has been involved in the restoration of and development aid for Cambodia, through NGO (Share = International cooperation through health promotion), JICA, and World Bank. Meeting with a Cambodian social entrepreneur opened her eyes to the social finance. Ms. Kono was convinced its necessity and potential, she established ARUN in 2009.
岩井 直文｜Iwai, Naofumi
Peatix, Inc. COO
Naofumi led Walt Disney Japan’s E-commerce division in 2007. At Amazon Japan, Naofumi launched various projects, including the launch of Amazon Japan’s Home & Kitchen store in 2003 and Marketplace merchant recruiting unit in 2005. Naofumi started his career at Toray Industries’ plant & machinery trading division in 1996. Naofumi holds a BA from Waseda University and a MBA degree from the University of Arizona.