Government Affairs / Investor Relations Ayumi Sato
I believe startups truly realize and tackle with social issues and their growth is crucial for Japan’s future. I have assisted startups with respect to their global financing and legislative issues regarding their businesses. I myself was once in a startup, so I will be devoting myself to working together with entrepreneurs over the globe.
Ms. Sato, attorney at law admitted in California, worked for a financial institution and a startup mainly in charge of corporate planning, project management of global businesses, and negotiation with international organizations. Then at Rakuten Group, she was in charge of global public policy, where she worked with Japanese and foreign government officials regarding digital-related policies. She joined public policy team at CyberAgent in 2021 while at CyberAgent Capital she assists portfolio companies in global financing and policy issues. Acquired B.A. in Law at Sophia University in 2010 and LL.M. at Florida Coastal School of Law in 2017.