Co-Lead @ CVC Japan | Director of Japan @
Ayumi is Director of Japan at 500 Global, one of the world’s most active seed stage venture capital firms and startup ecosystem builders. She leads all the 500’s work related to corporate innovation and ecosystem building in Japan. Previously, she was a top executive at both an educational startup and a tech startup specialized in cloud services based in Tokyo Japan. Ayumi earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Columbia Business School and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from Columbia University Barnard College.