Taro is Founder and Managing Partner at Remiges Ventures. He has over 31 years of business experience including 21 years in start-up financing and company creation in the life science area. At Remiges, Taro is engaged in technology sourcing, company creation, leading negotiation for investments and serving as director for the Remiges' portfolio companies including Inflectis, Omeicos, Imel and Tranquis. Prior to establishing Remiges Ventures, Taro spent 13 years at divisions of Mitsui & Co., Ltd. engaged in venture investment activities where he built and managed the biopharma investment team and investment portfolio. He served as President & CEO of Mitsui & Co. Venture Partners in Menlo Park, California from 2008 to 2009. Taro holds a B.E. in Polymer Chemistry, Kyoto University and MBA from European University.