Chief Investment Officer
MUFG Innovation Partners
Takashi Sano (“Taka”) is currently Chief Investment Officer at MUFG Innovation Partners (“MUIP”) where he is leading startup investment and open innovation together with MUFG Group to support portfolio company to grow. Prior to joining MUIP, Taka was at Global Brain, an VC fund out of Japan. Taka set up Singapore office and its operation, and in charge of global FinTech investment from U.S. and Europe to Asia, and managed Corporate Venture Capital fund. Taka also founded spin off startup till its M&A exit. Prior to joining Global Brain, Taka was at Sony, in charge of finance controller for technology investment and joint venturing, as well as business category owner.
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