• Jun Iinuma


    As the thirteenth employee of Salesforce.com, Jun Iinuma contributed to its rapid growth from its inception and to the SaaS industry for over 15 years. There he led the proposals of new business solutions and business applications for a wide range of industries and enterprises. Jun co-founded Cogent Labs with the strong belief in the potential of the utilization of cutting-edge technologies and Deep Learning to change and benefit society.

  • Eric Whiteway


    Prior to founding Cogent Labs, Eric Whiteway was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley for 16 years where he led Risk Trading and Proprietary Algorithmic Trading in Japan. An alumnus of Columbia University, he studied Computer Science and Operations Research. Excited by the advances and prospects of Deep Learning and its potential applications, Eric co-founded Cogent Labs in 2014.

  • Min Suk Song

    Chief Operating Officer

    Min Suk Song previously worked in Samsung Electronics for over 17 years, leading various AI R&D projects as a Principal Engineer transforming advanced academic research into practical and scalable commercial services. He holds a bachelor and a master of science degree from Columbia University in Computer Science. In addition he holds a master of business administration from Indiana University.

  • Kyoji Kimoto

    Chief Financial Officer

    Kyoji Kimoto has 20 years of experience in audit, financial consulting and corporate investment, including a tenure at Deloitte Tohmatsu FAS and Deutsche Securities, as well as founding a financial advisory business. He has supported numerous IPOs and managed more than 50 M&A deals. Kyoji previously served as corporate auditor for Cogent Labs prior to joining as CFO in March of 2018.


Company Name Cogent Labs Inc.
Representative Directors Jun Iinuma, Eric Whiteway
Description of Business Research and development of advanced artificial intelligence and provision of related solution services.
Capital 1.472 billion yen ($13 million) (including reserves)
Location TENOHA LAB 20-23 Daikanyama-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 〒150-0034
Customers ACRODEA, INC. RPA Technologies Inc. Canon Marketing Japan Inc. SIGMAXYZ Inc. SBI Sumishin Net Bank, Ltd. Saison Information Systems Co., Ltd. SoftBank Corp. Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd. TOPPAN FORMS CO., LTD. NCR Japan,Ltd. Nomura Securities Co.,Ltd.


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