Prior to Coral Capital, Kiyoshi spent almost 10 years at Mitsubishi Corporation. In his most recent role, he developed the organizational strategy, budgeting, and performance monitoring for a 200 person division with annual sales of $5 billion. During his tenure he was responsible for M&A, joint ventures, and partnerships for the company’s food, beverage, and retail businesses across Japan, Southeast Asia, and Australia. As a Senior Associate at Coral Capital, he sources seed stage startups across a wide range of industries and supports the business development of our companies. His core interests lie in energy, food, SDGs, and hard-tech.
He received both his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree of Applied Physics from the School of Engineering at the University of Tokyo. He received his MBA from Spain’s IE Business School in 2019.