VQ

VQ

ABOUT US

VISION

To build a better future through a global platform that reduces barriers and
enables the direct exchange of mission-critical knowledge

MISSION

We make insightful connections possible
between global leaders and people with expertise

MANAGEMENT TEAM

  • CEO

    Eiko Hashiba

    After working in the investment banking division at Goldman Sachs, financial controller at L'Oreal Japan, and five years of PE investment at Unison Capital, Eiko founded walkntalk Inc. (now VisasQ Inc.) in March 2012 and officially released the service of VQ in October 2013. She holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Tokyo and an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

  • Global CSO, Director of board

    Hidetoshi Uriu

    Hidetoshi started his career at the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in 1999, and became Managing Director in 2012. He joined VQ in 2018 as CFO, then became COO and led the IPO and acquisition of Coleman. He is currently stationed in the US as Global CSO to lead the PMI with Coleman. He holds a Master's degree in Engineering from the University of Tokyo.

  • Director of board,
    Coleman Research Group, Inc. CEO

    Kevin Coleman

    Under Kevin's leadership Coleman has grown from a startup to a top provider of primary research. Before Kevin founded Coleman in 2003 he was the Vice President of Sales and a member of the management team at Multex, a global financial information provider that went public in 1999 and was purchased by Reuters in March 2003.

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  • Executive Officer

    Yurika Imuta

    After 8 years of internal audit and marketing in AM at JPMorgan in NY and Tokyo, Yurika joined VQ in 2016 and led the business for consulting firms. After serving as Executive Officer of Compliance and GM of the Financial Institutions Division, she is now GM of the Corporate Group, and enhances headquarters functions and PMI with Coleman. She graduated from Keio University, Faculty of Law.

  • Executive Officer

    Takeshi Shichikura

    Takeshi joined the Development Bank of Japan in 2011, and assisted local governments in economic and tourism strategies, provided long-term corporate loans, and was also involved in venture investment. He joined VQ in 2016 and became Executive Officer in 2019, leading the business for consulting firms, financial institutions, and other professional firms. He graduated from Hitotsubashi University.

  • Executive Officer

    Yu Miyazaki

    Yu joined Recruit HR Marketing in 2006, and was responsible for sales, new product development, and corporate planning at Recruit Jobs. He joined VQ in 2019, concurrently serving as GM of CEO Office and GM of VisasQ lite division, launching corporate marketing and driving growth of VisasQ lite. He is currently the GM of Enterprise Business Division. He graduated from Yokohama National University.

  • CFO, Executive Officer

    Mamoru Kokaze

    Mamoru joined Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities in 2011. He joined VQ in January 2022 as Executive Officer and CFO, where he is responsible for developing financial strategies after the acquisition of Coleman, IR, etc. as well as strengthening overall corporate functions. He graduated from Keio University, Faculty of Law.


  • Executive Officer, VP of Product

    Yoshiyuki Tanaka

    Yoshiyuki worked in R&D of natural language processing at Dai Nippon Printing, launched a photo-sharing SNS, and worked as project manager at GREE prior to joining VQ in 2017. After releasing the iOS app and serving as GM of VisasQ lite division, he now oversees all aspects of product management as VP of Product. He graduated from the Tokyo University of Technology.

  • VP of Engineering

    Daiki Kita

    After working in contract development and medical-related service development, Daiki joined VQ in 2017. He is promoting the productivity improvement of VisasQ interview from the aspect of product development, and is also leading the development of new products for corporate clients. He became VPoE in 2022 and works on hiring engineers and strengthening development organization.

  • Head of Advisor/lite Development Group

    Kenta Watanabe

    After working for a development company for 5 years, Kenta joined GREE and was engaged in gaming platform development. In 2014, he joined Cozre where he was involved in the engineering team and the launch of the web media. He joined VQ in 2016 and led the product development of VisasQ interview and lite, and is currently working on UIUX improvements as the GM of Advisor & lite Development Goup.

  • Head of Platform Development Group

    Yoshiyuki Tsurukai

    After working as an engineer and project manager at several independent SIer companies, Yoshiyuki became executive development officer at Willgate and engaged in product development with a focus on organizational management. He joined VQ as VPoE in 2020, and strengthened the engineering organization and information security, then he is currently in charge of Platform Development Group.


  • VISASQ SINGAPORE PTE.LTD.
    General Manager of APAC

    Tomoaki Suga

    Tomoaki joined Recruit in 2006. After working in sales and as the head of CSR department of Recruit Holdings, he was stationed in the Philippines as Country Manager of a subsidiary. After working at a start-up company, he joined VQ in 2022 and oversees the global team in Tokyo, VQ's Singapore office and Coleman's HK office. He graduated from Keio University Graduate School.

  • Chairman of VISASQ SINGAPORE PTE.LTD.

    Leong Loh

    Leong spent over 12 years at a Guidepoint as Director of Asia. Prior to that, Leong held consulting and investment research roles, including stints at Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs. Leong holds an MBA from the National University of Singapore. He joined VISASQ SINGAPORE PTE.LTD as the Representative in 2020, and was appointed to the current role from 2022.

  • Outside Director

    Kohei Katada

    Kohei joined Morgan Stanley Securities (currently Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities) in April 2003 and worked in the investment banking division. Thereafter, he joined Lifenet Insurance Company in March 2008 rose to the position of CFO in May 2013. In 2014, he joined SmartNews Inc. Vice President of Finance, where he was involved in raising ¥8.6 billion in capital. He joined Gojo & Company,Inc. as CFO in November 2019.

  • Statutory Auditor

    Masako Kubo

    Masako is a qualified law practitioner in Japan and started her legal career at a Japanese law firm. She also hold a LLM from the United States, and has previously worked at Allen & Gledhill LLP and Nishimura & Asahi (Singapore) LLP (subsequently transferred to MUFG Bank Ltd.). Masako joined VQ in March 2018.

  • External Statutory Auditor

    Masaaki Aoyama

    Masaaki graduated from Kyoto University and then joined Dream Incubator Inc., a strategic consulting firm, where he became an executive officer in June 2015. In June 2012, he became an outside director, then director and managing executive officer in April 2016 at ipet Insurance Co.,Ltd. which went public in 2018 on TSE Mothers. He currently serves as external auditor for ABEJA, Inc. and Peace of Mind Co., Ltd..

  • External Statutory Auditor

    Yoshiaki Ueno

    After graduating from the faculty of economics from the University of Tokyo, Yoshiaki started his audit and accounting career in Asahi Shinwa Co., Ltd in 1993 and subsequrntly joined in Shinsei Bank in 2003. Thereafter, he joined ANZ Banking Group where he served as CFO of Tokyo Branch. In 2017, Yoshiaki joined Seven Seas Advisors Co., Ltd., an independent investment management company. He is also an external auditor of Loadstar Capital K.K.

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Company name VisasQ Inc.
Established March 2012
Services Global professional knowledge sharing platform /
Consulting services for new business development and organizational development
Affiliated company Coleman Research Group, Inc.
Corporate Website
No. of employees 177(as of Jan 2022)
Location 9F, 4-7-7 Aobadai,Meguroku Tokyo 153-0042, Japan
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Global Network

VISASQ SINGAPORE PTE.LTD.

Singapore

9 Straits View, Marina One West Tower, #05-07, Singapore, 018937
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Coleman Research Group, Inc.

New York

100 Park Avenue Suite 1600 New York, New York 10017

Raleigh

1 Glenwood Avenue 5th Floor Raleigh, NC 27603

Los Angeles

10000 Washington Boulevard 7th Floor Culver City, CA 90232

London

Aldwych House 71-91 Aldwych London WC2B 4HN United Kingdom

Hong Kong

46/F, Lee Garden One 33 Hysan Avenue Causeway Bay Hong Kong