Experience & Activities
Affiliation: WarpedPassages LLC
Title: President & CEO
Birthplace: Otake City, Hiroshima, Japan
Dr. Yoshitake Yamaguchi obtained his Ph.D. in Physics from Osaka University in 1990 for his research of neutrinos under the exchange program between Japan and US government at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), USA. In 1987 he started his career at the Space Development Division of Toshiba Corporation and was involved in many Satellites projects and also Space Station Program. In 2009 he moved back to HQ of Toshiba and he has served as Head of Government & External Relations Office. In Jun 2019 he has retired from Toshiba at 60-year-old, and has founded WarpedPassages LLC to start his career as consultant for some techno-centric venture companies such as Dymon Co. Ltd. (http://www.dymon.co.jp/), ICheck Corporation (http://icheck.co.jp/) and Murakumo Corporation (http://www.murakumo-tech.jp/en/ ). He was selected as one of 6 final Astronauts candidates of Japan and was certified by NASA at Johnson Space Center (JSC) in 1992.