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President&CEO Satoshi Tomita

Education

  • Ph.D. in Media and Governance, Keio University
    Academic activities are Here!
  • MA in Economics, Kyoto University
  • BA in Policy Management, Keio University
  • Visiting scholar at University of Pennsylvania and Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Career History

Since Jun. 1996
Investment research on stocks at Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.( U.S. private bank)
Since Feb. 1999
- Joined the startup of Future Venture Capital Co., Ltd.( FVC, Kyoto) as one of the 3 male founders. Invested in lots of venture companies as a venture capitalist and worked as an external board member of such companies. Led some companies to IPO. Became the first director of Kanazawa office of FVC.

- Made a lot of “Japan’s first” activities including founding the first investment limited partnership in Japan, being the first private VC that was entrusted the national fund and the local government’s fund, founding the first securities investment corporation through venture investment, etc.

- Worked as a senior advisor of Kyoto Research Park( KRP).
Oct. 2001
Achieved FVC’s IPO in just 2 years and a half from the foundation( the eighth fastest in Japan at that time)
Since Apr. 2003
- Assistant Professor of the Graduate School of Osaka City University( Entrepreneur course of Graduate School for Creative Cities). Lectured “Venture Finance”, “Venture Capital” (the first lecture in Japan), “Business plan making”,“Workshops”, etc. in the master’s course and “New Industry Creation and Politics” in the latter half of the doctor’s course.

- Became the first deputy of the entrepreneurship research area.

- Worked as a part-time lecturer in Ritsumeikan University. – Worked as a Director of The Kansai Association for Venture and Entrepreneur Studies.
Since Sep. 2005
Moved to The Sumitomo Trust and Banking Co., Ltd. Engaged in the investment in private equity funds in Europe and the U.S. and private real estate funds as a specialist. Played the role as the biggest gatekeeper of the venture funding in Japan.
Since May 2008
President and CEO of T-Connection Holdings Co., Ltd. Started the consulting business, holding a lot of subsidiaries and related companies that he invested in and acquired.
Since Mar. 2012 to Present
- President and CEO of TC Consulting Co.,Ltd, a new company that focuses on the consulting business.

- Senior Researcher, Keio Research Institute at SFC

- Taking a doctor’s course at Graduate School of Media and Governance at Keio University( belongs to Prof. Yoshiyasu Takefuji’s laboratory)

Academic associations

  • Academy of Management(AoM)
  • Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC)
  • Japan Society for Management Accounting
  • Japan Academy of Business Administration
  • The Academic Association for Organizational Science

Book

  • Instructional text of new business development
    -The most effective skill forbusiness leaders-

    (2014)
    popular book at third impression

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  • Instructional text of sales development for achieving good performance for 10 years from now

    (2012)
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  • Lecture of the global elite about something you need to be aware of in your work

    (2015)
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  • The Venture Capital Cycle

    (2002)
    Translated version of the original book of
    Dr. Paul Gompers and Dr. Josh Lerner in HBS
  • The challenging road to cultivate entrepreneurs

    (2004)
    Joint authorship

Request a seminar

President Tomita can offer you a seminar regarding
business development, contents of his books, etc.

He offers more than 50 seminars including lectures in graduate schools annually. Offering company trainings is also possible.
Knowhow of business development
How to utilize corporate alliance
How to strengthen sales promotion and how to grow sales
Making a vision and course of action
The seminar fee will be decided based on the purpose, the topics, the place, etc.
For more information, please contact us.

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Please feel free to contact us if you are interested in business development in Japan market, looking for some business seeds including Japanese technologies or considering a corporate alliance with Japanese companies to develop your business.

We will provide you our excellent skill of business development through corporate alliances and support you to expand your business in the fastest and most efficient way.

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