Company Details

Company Name

Synspective Inc.

Date Founded

22. Feb., 2018

Founder & CEO 

Dr. Motoyuki ARAI

Business

  • Solutions services with satellite data
  • Development and operation of small SAR satellites

Affiliate

Synspective SG Pte. Ltd.
460 Alexandra Road #07-01 PSA Building
Singapore 119963

Capital Stock

10,916 Million JPY (including capital reserve)

Board Members

Founder & CEO 

Motoyuki Arai

Founder & Board Director 

Seiko Shirasaka

Board Director

Toshihiro Obata

Board Director 

Atsushi Shito

Outside Director 

Tomotake Kitazawa (JAFCO Co., Ltd.)

Outside Director 

Hideki Kanayama (SHIMIZU CORPORATION)

Outside Director 

Kazumasa Watanabe (a START Co.,Ltd.)

Outside Director 

Kan Ebisawa

Audit & Supervisory Board Member 

Miho Hattori

Audit & Supervisory Board Member 

Ryugo Yoshimura

Leadership

Dr.Motoyuki Arai

Founder / CEO
Ph.D in Engineering

Dr. Motoyuki Arai began his career working at a US-based consulting firm in Tokyo, Japan for 5 years. During that period, he supported more than 15 global companies in designing new business and technology strategies that could formulate corporate governance in order to build the internal controls necessary to run global companies. He received his Ph.D. in Technology Management for Innovation from the University of Tokyo. During his time there, he focused his research on construction of energy systems to promote economic growth in developing countries. He then implemented his knowledge of business development to solve social issues in areas such as energy, water and sanitation, agriculture, and recycling in Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, Laos, Cambodia, Kenya, Tanzania, and devastated areas in Japan.

Dr.Seiko Shirasaka

Founder / Board Director

Dr. Seiko Shirasaka earned a Master’s Degree in Astronautics from University of Tokyo and a Doctoral Degree in Systems Engineering from Keio university. He worked for Mitsubishi Electric Corporation as a space systems engineer for 15 years. One of the projects he worked on was the HTV, H-II Transfer Vehicle, from the ground up to the international space station. His final position in the HTV project was a technical lead at Mitsubishi Electric Corporation. He has been an Associate Professor at Graduate School of System Design and Management at Keio University since 2008, and a Professor since 2017. His main research topics are Innovative Thinking Methodology and System Development Methodology, especially systems architecture. From 2015 through 2019, he was a program manager at ImPACT (Impulsing Paradigm Change through Disruptive Technologies Program) led by the Cabinet Office of Japan, and developed a Small Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Satellite System for On-Demand Observation.

Company Address

3-10-3 Miyoshi Koto-ku, Tokyo