Masashi is the CEO of Voyagin, a marketplace for authentic local experiences in Asia, based in Japan and Singapore. Prior to Voyagin, Masashi worked for AT Kearney and Cyta.jp, a startup for private lesson marketplace in Japan, which was acquired by Cookpad in 2013. While he worked at Cyta.jp, he started hosting international guests in his apartment in Tokyo and eventually became the top Airbnb host in the city, hosting several hundred guests in his living room over the course of 3-4 years. Based on his own travel and hosting experiences, he decided to create a travel marketplace for visitors to Japan called FindJPN in January 2011. This eventually evolved into Voyagin in Dec 2012.
- 06/08/2017, 17:00-17:30 WIT JAPAN & NORTH ASIA 2017
- 06/02/2016, 16:50-17:20 WIT JAPAN & NORTH ASIA 2016
- 06/04/2015, 15:00-15:30 WIT JAPAN & NORTH ASIA 2015