Board Members

Board Members

Hiroyuki Sugimoto
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Co-President and Director
Hiroyuki SugimotoHiroyuki Sugimoto
Kawasaki Sogo High School of Science, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
  • 1997Toko Mansion Center Corporation (currently TFD Corporation)
  • 2001Founded S-Grant Corporation (became president of the company)
  • 2017Chairman of the Board
  • 2022Chairman of the Board, Group Executive Officer and CEO of the Company, and Director of SYLA Co., Ltd.(to present)
Yoshiyuki Yuto
Chief Operating Officer (COO), Co-President and Director
Yoshiyuki YutoYoshiyuki Yuto
Utsunomiya University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Construction, Architecture Course
  • 2001Nisshin real estate co.
  • 2004S-Grant Corporation
  • 2010Founded the company and SYLA Co., Ltd
  • 2017(Representative Directors of both companies)
  • 2022Representative Director, Group Executive Officer and COO of the Company and Representative Director and CEO of SYLA Co., Ltd.(to present)
Takahide Watanabe
Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) and Director
Takahide WatanabeTakahide Watanabe
Waseda University, School of Law
  • 2008S-Grant Corporation
  • 2009NEC Soft, Ltd.
  • 2011Nikkiso Co.
  • 2017Director of the Company
  • 2020Director of SYLA Co., Ltd(to present)
  • 2022Director, Group Executive Officer and CSO(to present)
Takeshi Fuchiwaki
Chief Growth Officer (CGO)
Takeshi FuchiwakiTakeshi Fuchiwaki
M.S. in Supply Chain Management, Pennsylvania State University
  • 2009PricewaterhouseCoopers K.K.
  • 2010GE Healthcare Japan Corporation
  • 2012GE Healthcare Singapore Pte Ltd.
  • 2016GE Healthcare Japan Corporation
  • 2022Group Executive Officer and Representative Director of SYLA Solar Inc.
Tomohiro Ikeda
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Tomohiro IkedaTomohiro Ikeda
Osaka Prefectural Nishiura High School
  • 2006Certified Public Accountant
  • 2006Misuzu Audit Corporation
  • 2007Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
  • 2018Director, CFO
  • 2019President, One-Ness CPA Office & Partners, Inc.
  • 2022Group Executive Officer and CFO
Taku Okawa
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Taku OkawaTaku Okawa
B.A. in Economics, Kyoto University
  • 2005NRI Netcom, Inc.
  • 2011Enigmo Inc.
  • 2021Group Executive Officer and CTO
Tenki Lee
Chief AI Officer (CAIO)
Tenki LeeTenki Lee
Top graduate Tokyo University of Technology
  • 2016DeNA Co., Ltd.
  • 2019Founded DEVEL Co. currently Representative Director of SYLA Brain Co.(to present)
  • 2022Group Executive Officer and CAIO(to present)
Shinsuke Nuriya
Chief Investment Officer(CIO)
Shinsuke NuriyaShinsuke Nuriya
B.A. in Commerce, Keio University
M.S. in Sustainability Management, Columbia University
  • 2011BofA Securities Japan Securities Company, Ltd.
  • 2012Blackstone Group Japan
  • 2017Director of Crowd Realty, Inc.
  • 2019Director of Patience Capital Group Pte Ltd.
  • 2021Director of Kyash Inc.
  • 2022Group Executive Officer and CIO(to present)
Mitsuhiro Kawashima
Executive Officer
Mitsuhiro KawashimaMitsuhiro Kawashima
B.A. in Law, Komazawa University
  • 2017Investors Cloud Inc. (now Robot Home Inc.)
  • 2018Robot Home Inc. (now Residence kit, Inc)
  • 2022Executive Officer
Akihito Takano
Executive Officer
Akihito TakanoAkihito Takano
B.S. in Science and Engineering, Waseda University
  • 1993Heiwa Real Estate Co., Ltd.
  • 2020Executive Officer, Heiwa Real Estate Co., Ltd.
  • 2022Executive Officer
Makoto Ariki
Executive Officer
Makoto ArikiMakoto Ariki
B.A. Keio University
  • 2011Mitsubishi Corporation
  • 2020Director and COO of GENERADES Corporation
  • 2020Joined Cheka Corporation, Director
  • 2021Director and COO, SYLA Brain Inc.(to present)
  • 2022Executive Officer and Representative Director of SYLA Bio-tech Inc.(to present)
Tomoyoshi Uranishi
Independent Director
Tomoyoshi UranishiTomoyoshi Uranishi
B.A. in Economics, The University of Tokyo
  • 1974Ministry of Finance
  • 1997Minister at the British Embassy in Japan
  • 2000Financial Supervisory Agency (FSA), Counselor (Equivalent to Deputy Director-General, in charge of Supervisory Bureau)
  • 2001Director General of Yokohama Customs
  • 2002Deputy Director General, Customs and Tariff Bureau
  • 2003Executive Officer, Director and Managing Executive Officer, Tokyo Stock Exchange
  • 2013Director and Senior Managing Executive Officer, BICCAMERA INC.
  • 2019Advisor
  • 2020Outside Director(to present)
Ferdinand Groenewald
Independent Director
Ferdinand GroenewaldFerdinand Groenewald
University of South Africa (UNISA), B.A.
  • 2016FINANCIAL CONSULTING STRATEGIES, LLC,
  • 2018PHAROS ADVISORS, Vice President, Finance
  • 2019MUSCLE MAKER GRILL, CFO
  • 2022Outside Director(to present)
Ikuo Yoshida
Corporate Auditor (full-time)
Ikuo YoshidaIkuo Yoshida
M.S., Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • 1983Tokyo Shibaura Denki Kabushiki Kaisha(now Toshiba Corporation)
  • 2008Management Transformation Expert, Toshiba Solutions Corporation
  • 2012General Manager, Corporate Audit Office
  • 2014Standing Corporate Auditor, Toshiba Solutions Sales Corporation
  • 2017Standing Corporate Auditor, Toshiba Digital Solutions Corporation
  • 2021Standing Corporate Auditor of the Company and SYLA Co.
  • 2022Outside Corporate Auditor (full-time) of the Company and SYLA Co.(to present)
Keiji Torii
Corporate Auditor
Keiji ToriiKeiji Torii
B.A. in Economics, Keio University
  • 1971The Dai-Ichi Bank, Ltd.
  • 2000Managing Director, Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank, Ltd.
  • 2004Executive Vice President, Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
  • 2005Executive Vice President, Mizuho Information & Research Institute, Inc.
  • 2009External Corporate Auditor, ITOCHU Corporation
  • 2015Adviser, SYLA Co.
  • 2018Corporate Auditor
  • 2020Corporate Auditor, SYLA Co., Ltd.
  • 2022Outside Corporate Auditor of the Company and SYLA Co.(to present)
Yoshihide Sugimoto
Corporate Auditor
Yoshihide SugimotoYoshihide Sugimoto
B.A. in Law, Waseda University
  • 2011Legal Partners Law Office was established(currently Anshin Partners Law Office)
  • 2015Outside Director, Brangista Inc.
  • 2018Outside Director, NATTY SWANKY holdings Co., Ltd.(to present)
  • 2020Outside Director, Avex Inc.(to present)
  • 2021Outside Corporate Auditor, Ai Robotics Inc.(to present)
  • 2022Outside Corporate Auditor of the Company and GROWTH POWER Inc.(to present)