Dr. Danno received a Ph.D. in arts and sciences from the University of Tokyo in 2009. He worked on integrated research involving biotechnology, AI, and data science at RIKEN. As part of a regenerative medicine project for the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Science (AMED), a government-backed organization, he developed high-precision gene analysis technology for application in cells for use in regenerative medicine. In 2018, after heading the R&D department of a biotech venture in Japan, he co-founded Knowledge Palette, Inc.
Dr. Fukuda received a Ph.D. in science from the University of Tokyo in 2009. He worked in R&D for stem cell culture-related products at Wako Pure Chemical Industries, successfully bringing various products to market. He has hands-on experience in planning product design, manufacturing processes, and quality testing and has been involved in multiple regenerative medicine projects for the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Science (AMED), a government-backed organization. In 2018, he co-founded Knowledge Palette, Inc.
Mr. Ikemoto graduated from the University of Tokyo in the faculty of engineering in 2013 and completed a master's degree in engineering from the University of Tokyo in 2015. He worked in the M&A advisory group of Morgan Stanley for about 6 years and executed domestic / cross-border M&A transactions. In 2020, he joined Knowledge Palette, Inc.