In 1982, Takahashi joined Recruit Co., Ltd. In 1995, Takahashi started a new Internet venture as a Division Manager. He also led the teams responsible for housing information business and car information business at the company. In 2007, Takahashi joined Rakuten, Inc. He was in charge of the domestic and overseas EC malls, logistics, direct marketing, auction businesses as a Managing Director. Takahashi has been independent since 2017. He sits on the board as an External Director of adish Co., Ltd. since 2021. He has also worked as the External director of multiple companies including LIFULL Co., Ltd., Fringe81 Co., Ltd., and EPARK, Inc.
External Statutory Auditor
Since becoming a lawyer in 2002, Mabuchi has gained experience in a wide range of legal cases, from corporate to juvenile law. In 2008, he majored in tax law at Aoyama Gakuin University, and registered as a tax accountant in 2010. Four years later, he established the MINATO AOYAMA LAW OFFICE, a firm committed in the areas of tax and compliance consulting, as well as child abuse and juvenile cases. In April 2014, he took up the position as an external statutory auditor for adish.
Executive Officer, Sales Division Manager
Kato led the sales team and represented a subsidiary of HIKARI TSUSHIN, Inc. He was later involved in forming a joint-venture and in setting up a sales team of a start-up at the company. In July 2018, he joined adish Co., Ltd. After serving as a Vice President of Sales, he was appointed as the Executive Officer and Sales Division Manager in January 2021.