“Young” entrepreneurs are hot now.
Some entrepreneurs founded their own company whilst still in school, raised funds, put the companies on track, then get acquired as their exit strategy later in Japan, too.
It’s not rare that high school students establishe companies these days.
It is often said that experience is in proportion to the success rate of business.
In this session, we ask young entrepreneurs whether being young would affect running business paradoxically.
The ambitious students and supporters of their startups, please attend this session.
・The reason why they founded their own companies
・The advantages for young entrepreneurs
・The disadvantages for young entrepreneurs
・Advice for young people who are going to start their own businesses.
CEO of Neworld CO.,LTD.
Yasuhiro Ide was born in Fukuoka in September 10, 1990.
After dropping out of university, he went to Fudan University in China
In 2013, he established Neworld CO.,LTD after experiencing e-commerce marketing company.
In 2017, he started CRAFT STORE.
Libo Co., Ltd.
Takumi Odani was born in Hyogo in 1990. After graduating from the Faculty of Engineering, Osaka Prefecture University in 2013, he joined Human Resources Startup. He was In charge of consulting new graduates, planning recruitment, developing site towards totally 70 companies . In February, 2015, he established Libo Co., Ltd. Woking as a platform to eliminate information gap in career selection, the amount of user exceeded 450,000 monthly. He develops products as an engineer himself.
CEO of Bec Inc.
He graduated from Kobe University Business Administration. He passed the essay-based certified public accountant examination in 2011 when he was still in university and joined several startups in the last year of student life. He was responsible for corporate sales for large scale system development, system development, accounting, labor, and judicial affairs with Ruby on Rails.
After that, he joined KPMG AZSA LLC, in 2013. There, he was responsible for IPO support, internal control construction support, M & A, auditing of listed companies. In 2014, he established BEC Inc. and became CEO., developing a cloud personnel management and labor relations service "Gozal".
CEO of Pear Inc.
Naoki Shimai was born in 1994, 24 years old. He graduated from Kyushu Institute of Technology Department of Information Engineering.
He is a founder of crowdsourcing of student creators, "HorseTail", and engaged in the web development and marketing of school festival information distribution service, "Gaku Fes", for 2 years, and affiliated with 70 schools and attracted 20,000 users. Afterwards, he produced and operated dozens of websites as a freelance.
He established Pear Inc. in August, 2017 and announced OMNI-CORE.
CEO of Infratop Inc.
Ayanobu Oshima joined as an associate to Cyber Agent Ventures when he was in 4th and 5th year of University.
After participating as a start-up member of Seed Generators Fund, he joined the Recruit Jobs IT Strategy Office as a new graduate. He was responsible for application marketing at townwork, fromA. He founded the programming boot camp "WEBCAMP" with the slogan of "Life will be the best story through learning and work" and produced 2000 graduates a year.
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