TEAM

Team members speak a variety of languages, come from locales that span three continents, and have colorful backgrounds.
We are proud to be working with each other, and we hope we can promote such cross-cultural mutual respect through our services as well.
  • Kotaro Hashizume

    Co-Founder

    Kotaro, CEO of Small Bridge,Inc, was previously Vice-President of Fractalist,Inc.He has a bachelor's degree in Political Science from Keio University.

  • UNSEOK CHOI

    CTO

    Richard is a CTO of Small Bridge,Inc and interesting relationship with world people. He has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Kangwon National University.

  • MASATO IKEDA

    Co-Founder

    A graduate of Princeton University. Worked as the head mission officer for a non-governmental organization providing medical aid to refugees during and after the Kosovo crisis in '99. He joined Deloitte Thomatsu Consulting in 2001. He is now COO of Jzool.com.

  • YILIN YANG

    Director / Board Member

    Yilin is a Director. He has a bachelor's degree in Accounting/Finance from California State University, Chico. Also, he is CEO of Ering Co., Ltd. and the secretary-general of The World Chinese Entrepreneur Association in East China.

  • TAKESHI KOMAZAKI

    Corporate Auditor

    Takeshi is an Auditor.

  • KAI

    Web Designer

    From Japan / Living in Rome
    Speaks Japanese, Italian

  • SAE

    Designer

    From Japan / Living in Tokyo
    Speaks Japanese, English

  • LUCY

    Designer

    From China / Living in Tokyo
    Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Japanese

  • FUMIE

    Student communication

    From Japan / Living in Hokkaidou
    Speaks Japanese, English

  • YUKO

    Tutor communication

    From Japan / Living in Milan
    Speaks English, Japanese

  • KYOKO

    Student communication

    From Japan / Living in Japan
    Speaks Japanese, English

  • HIRONO

    Student communication

    From Japan / Living in Vicenza
    Speaks Japanese, Italian, German

  • MADELEINE

    Tutor communication

    From Germany / Living in Tokyo
    Speaks German, English, Japanese