Yoshihiro Kohara joined Sozo Ventures in February 2017.
His main role is assisting Sozo’s portfolio companies in creating business development opportunities in Japan, understanding the portfolio companies’ technology and analyzing industry conditions.
Before joining Sozo Ventures, Mr. Kohara managed a fast growing Japanese gaming app and organized all of the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of an office as an office manager at a startup.Before the startup, he worked with Digital Garage’s payment division. There, He worked on implementing a online payment system for eCommerce Companies both in Japan and overseas and making sales strategies to prospect new revenue flow.
Mr. Kohara graduated from Meiji University, where he received a B.A in Commerce.