Investor Relations

Management

Executive Officers

Rimpei Iwata
Chief Executive Officer
Apr 1996
Joined The Sanwa Bank, Limited (Currently The MUFG Bank, Ltd.)
Apr 1999
Export‐Import Bank of Japan (Currently Japan Bank for International Cooperation)
Sep 2005
Joined McKinsey & Company (Japan office)
Apr 2013
Nominated Partner, McKinsey & Company
Feb 2016
Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc.
Mar 2016
Director and Chief Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Akimitsu Sano
Founder
Oct 1997
Founded Coin Ltd. (Currently, Cookpad Inc.)
Sep 2004
Representative Director, Cookpad Inc.
Jul 2007
Chief Executive Officer and Director, Cookpad Inc.
May 2012
Director and Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc.
Jul 2012
Director, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Mar 2016
Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Jun 2016
Cookpad Limited (U.K.) Director (present post)
Morio Inukai
Chief Financial Officer
Oct 1995
Joined Asahi & Co. (Currently KPMG AZSA LLC)
Jul 2007
Joined Goldman Sachs Realty Japan Ltd.
Nov 2011
Joined Venture Republic Inc.
Jul 2016
Financial Vice President, Cookpad Inc.
Nov 2016
Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Tomoya Yasuda
Apr 1999
Joined Sumitomo Corporation
Apr 2008
Joined McKinsey & Company (Germany office)
Jul 2011
Manager of New Business Development, Cookpad Inc.
Aug 2012
Manager of Foods Market, Cookpad Inc.
Aug 2013
Manager of International Business, Cookpad Inc.
Sep 2015
Cookpad Limited (U.K.) Director (present post)
Apr 2016
Manager of International Business, Cookpad Inc.
Apr 2016
Vice President of International Business and Managing Director of International Business, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Nov 2016
Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Issei Naruta
Chief Technology Officer
Apr 2008
Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr 2010
Joined Cookpad Inc.
May 2013
Manager of Infrastructure Department, Cookpad Inc.
Apr 2016
Vice President of Engineering and R&D and Managing Director of Tech Department, Cookpad Inc.
Nov 2016
Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Kohei Fukuzaki
Japan CEO
Feb 2016
Appointed Representative Director, Coach United Inc.
Jan 2018
Joined Cookpad Inc.
May 2018
General Manager of Shopping Platform Department, Cookpad Inc.
Jan 2019
Manager and Managing Director of Shopping Platform Department, Cookpad Inc.
Jan 2020
Managing Director of Shopping Platform Department, Cookpad Inc.
Jan 2020
Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Sep 2020
Japan Chief Executive Officer, Cookpad Inc. (present post)

Directors

Akimitsu Sano
Rimpei Iwata

Outside Directors

Toru Kitagawa
Apr 1983
Joined Kanematsu-Gosho, Ltd. (currently Kanematsu Corporation)
Nov 1999
Manager of Corporate Planning, Japan Communications Inc.
Feb 2001
Senior Executive Financial Officer, Baltimore Technologies Japan Co., Ltd
Jan 2002
Finance Controller, Levi Strauss Japan K.K.
Sep 2006
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Officer, Starbucks Coffee Japan, Ltd.
Mar 2016
Outside Director for Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Oct 2016
Outside Director, Nippon Ski Resort Development, Co., Ltd. (present post)
Jun 2017
Outside Director, KOA Corporation (present post)
Mar 2018
Outside Director, KAYAC Inc. (present post)
Daisuke Yanasawa
Apr 1996
Joined Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) Inc.
Aug 1998
Founder and Unlimited Partner, KAYAC LPC (Currently KAYAC Inc.)
Jan 2005
Representative director, KAYAC Inc.
Dec 2014
Representative director and Chief Executive Officer, KAYAC Inc. (present post)
Sep 2015
Outside Director, TOW Co., Ltd. (present post)
Mar 2016
Outside Director, Cookpad Inc. (present post)
Yasuyo Iga
Apr 1986
Joined Nikko Securities Co., Ltd. (currently SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.)
Jun 1993
Master of Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley
Aug 1993
Joined McKinsey & Company (Japan office)
May 1998
Recruiting Manager, McKinsey & Company (Japan office)
Dec 2010
Became independent as a Career Development Adviser
Mar 2017
Outside Director, Cookpad Inc. (present post)

Japan Vice President

Yumiko Kageyama
Tomoe Kitai
Kazuki Watabe

as of Oct 2020