Founder

Yusuke Katoku

History

2005 Enters Keio University’s Law Department with concentration on political science. Graduated in Sept. 2009 with a degree of Bachelor of Law (LLB). Led the Keio University varsity lacrosse team to a national title as a starting mid-fielder.
2007-08 Studied at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill’s (UNC) Kenan Flagler Business School, and concentrated on Finance, and International Marketing. Was the student manager for the NCAA Division 1 varsity lacrosse team, and helped the team reach the best 8 in the national tournament.
2010 Joins Mitsubishi Corporation Mainly concentrated on investing, project developing of international oil & gas related projects, and was stationed at Mitsubishi Corporation’s Iraqi Liaison Office in 2012.
Also, focused on new project creation, and oversaw projects such as the cross- division AI/IoT implementation project, and the business strategy development for Iran.
Continued to be a part of the lacrosse community by becoming the Head Coach of the Keio High School Men’s varsity lacrosse team.
2017 Enters Columbia University’s Master of Science in Sports Management program, and concentrated on Sports Finance, Sports Marketing. Conducted deep dive studies, on how the future of sports tech start-ups will be, and helped the strategy building for several start-ups.
2018 Established Sporta Corporation