Masaki Takao

Chief Executive Officer, JEPLAN, Inc.

I hold BSc Degree in Chemical Engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology and studied Technology Management for Innovation at the University of Tokyo. In 2007, I founded JEPLAN with another co-founder and he has been in charge of the whole operation, including technology development, factory operation, finance, and management. He developed the chemical recycling technology of PET in collaboration with a chemical company, startups and unversity. I took command of the capital increase project and succeeded in raising $14 million in 2014 and $11 million in 2018.



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