From 2001 to 2009, Mr. Obi developed multiple businesses including Kakaku.com and Twitter as director of Digital Garage Inc.
From 2009 to 2012, he was responsible for strategic business collaboration at Google Japan.
From 2013 to 2014, served as the Vice President and Japan Business Director at the global smartphone ad network operating company InMobi.
In January 2018, he assumed the post of Representative Director of X-Locations Inc.
Director and Chief Operating Officer (COO)
In 1995 Mr. Inotani started working at Teleway Corporation. Subsequently, he served as system integrator, and in 2005 he engaged in account management at the digital advertising company of a major advertising group.
Since 2012, he as engaged in sales promotion of social monitoring tools at SalesForce.com.
Since October 2014, he has been the Japan Regional Director of Near Pte.,Ltd, which operates a global location intelligence business.
In January 2018, he assumed the post of Director and COO of X-Locations Inc.
Director and Chief Technical Officer (CTO)
In 1995, Mr. Wakasa graduated the master program at the Waseda University graduate school of Science and Engineering. He has engaged in product development at Lotus Japan and software research at Nokia Japan. He has also been in charge of technology at the Japan offices of an Irish startup company. Since then, he has also been involved in website operation at Microsoft (now Microsoft Japan) and development of global digital marketing platforms at AIG.
In 2015, he assumed the post of Technology Director at Near Japan.
In January 2018, he assumed the post of CTO of X-Locations Inc.. In June 2018, he assumed the position of Director and CTO of X-Locations Inc..
From 2002 to 2008, Tomofumi Nakano served as Assistant Professor at the Information Media Education Center and Information Technology Center of the Nagoya Institute of Technology, where he engaged in research of machine learning and statistics.
From 2008 to 2014, he engaged in research and development of search ranking algorithms and question answering systems at NTT Resonant Co., Ltd..
From 2014 to 2018, he was involved bid optimization strategy by analyzing advertisement logs (SSP/DSP) at VOYAGE GROUP Inc. (fluct, Inc. and Zucks, Inc.).
In his current position since April 2018.