Bio Discovery K.K. is creating an international bio-incubation service covering domestic and overseas private companies and Pharmaceuticals, and other similar organizations. Our members are specialists leading various business concepts in the biotechnology field into new businesses. Our mission is to support entrepreneurial business organizations and to link various biotech ventures, being particularly mindful of bio-business global trends.
Founded in August 2001
President & CEO:Hisashi Iwase
5-1-8-207 Komazawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo Japan 154-0012
YAMAHA motors, FUJI Film, Toshiba, Brother, Mitsui Fudosan, Chuou-Mitsui Capital, NEC, NEC Soft, SUN microsystems, Zacros, Azbil, Geno, Konicaminolta, SCREEN holdings, Affymetrics, MPR, Celera, Genomics, Sigma-Aldrich, TWT, Shimadzu, JEOL, QUAD Technologies, Twist Bioscience
JEORO, STAFF, Osaka Chamber of Commerce, Tokyo Chamber of Commerce, Kazusa Academia Park, Toyama Pref, NPO-Genome Bay Tokyo, JAIMA, JSIA
President and CEO / BioDiscovery K.K.
Life Science Innovation Advisor of JAIMA
Iwase was appointed to director of the Applied Biosystems Japan’s Bio- Discovery division, after the merger of Nihon PerSeptive Limited with Applied Biosystems Japan Inc., in 1998. He was founder and president of Nihon PerSeptive Limited established in 1994. He had business careers at Nihon Millipore (Nihon Wasters) and Merck Japan, Inc. He graduated from Science and Engineering department of Nihon University. He has been working at the front lines of biotechnology market and science related industry both in Japan and the US for more than 35 years, investigating to catch up the current status of biotechnology worldwide. Additionally he has a great experience in the support of business entry of U.S. biotechnology ventures into the Japanese market. At present, He holds the additional post of Representative Director at Genome Bay Tokyo Council(NPO).
BSc, MBA, Foundation of Global Life Learning Center Certified Coach
Marketing and Coaching manager, support for young antreprenor with his capability of M.B.A at Globis Business Cpllage, and his experiences as carrior of Analytical Instrument’s engineering service, IVD marketing and Business Development.
Special Engineering Advisor of Mass Spectroscopy / BioDiscovery K.K.
Super Engineer for his experiences of Mass Spectrometry in his 40 years history In Eu, North America and Japan with his previous companies, JEOL, PerSeptive Biosustems, Applied Biosystems an AB Sciex.
ADJ International Inc.
Consulting, Education and Coaching for business career and people management with his 40 years experiences in HR consultation business.
Founder of the BioMarket.jp that is #2 Web communication site for Bio-Science market in Japan. Mr. Obata have much experiences for Bio-Science business with his marketing manager position and MarCom manager at Applied Biosystems.
Senior Scientist / BioDiscovery K.K.
Super Application Scientist for his experiences of Proteomics with Mass Spectrometry in his 40 years history in overseas and Japan with his previous companies, Waters, PerSeptive Biosystems, Applied Biosystems an Agilent Technologies.