Kei co-founded Venture Republic in 2001 and has been serving as a CEO since foundation. Company runs a group of online travel brands across Asia including Travel.jp, Japan’s largest online travel metasearch/media (over 13 million monthly visits. http://www.travel.co.jp/) and Trip101, Singapore based “”influencer generated”” online travel media (https://trip101.com/).
After 7 years of inception, he led the company to an IPO.
Kei also acts an angel investor in travel tech and serves as a board of director for various travel startups such as BeMyGuest and TravelMassive. He co-founded WIT Japan & North Asia, largest travel tech conference in Asia. Harvard MBA.
Kei will explain how to attract tourists from North Asia, the world’s largest regional travel market.