TEAM

Kenichi Nogami

  • Graduated from the University of Tsukuba with a B.A. in International Relations in March, 2008. Ken started the MBA program at UCLA Anderson School of Management in August, 2015 (later dropped out)
  • Began professional career as an investment banker at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in 2008 and continued at Morgan Stanley from 2010, Ken cultivated expertise in M&A and equity financing for 6.5 years
  • Since 2014, Ken led the corporate development office at The RealReal Japan, while preparing to launch Metcela with Taka
  • As a co-founder at Metcela, Ken is responsible for all the business initiatives including financing, business model development, partnerships and clinical development strategies