Chairman of the Board of Director

Taiji Itoh

Born in Tokyo. Graduated from Keio University with a degree in economics. From 1999, he worked for Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse in the fixed income business in Tokyo and New York. In 2008, he founded Admiral K.K., an investment and development company, where he served as a director, investing in real estate with a focus on hotels, capital management, and liaison with foreign investors. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of AERWINS since March 2023.


Daisuke Katano

Born in Tokyo. Graduated from the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Engineering. After graduation in 2007, he worked in strategic consulting at Dream Incubator and Boston Consulting Group. In 2014, he was appointed Representative Director of YCP Group’s Japanese subsidiary. In March 2018, he joined our Company Group and became Representative Director of A.L.I. Technologies Inc. in 2019 and Director, Chief Operating Officer of AERWINS Technologies Inc. in 2023. He was appointed as Director and Chief Operating Officer of AERWINS Technologies Inc.


Kensuke Okabe

Originally from Mie Prefecture, Kensuke graduated from the Department of Economics at the University of Tokyo. He joined Yamaha Corporation in 2005 and then moved to EY ShinNihon LLC in 2008, where he was involved in quality control activities related to statutory audits and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). While at EY ShinNihon LLC, he was seconded to the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) and the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) in the United Kingdom, where he participated in the development of Japanese and international accounting standards.Since July 2022, he has served as a member of the Board of Directors of A.L.I. Technologies and also holds the position of Chief Financial Officer of AERWINS Technologies Inc.