Principal, WERU Investment
Kiichiro is currently Principal at WERU Investment, a Tokyo based early stage venture capital firm focused on creating and supporting global ventures by leveraging long-term R&D in frontier technology areas such as space, artificial intelligence, neurotechnology, synthetic biology, and quantum technology. He has led the firm’s investments in the space sector and currently serves on the board of LeoLabs. He holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering with Highest Honor from Georgia Tech and has previously supported numerous space flight programs at NASA/JPL, academia, and industry.