Organize &DemocratizeProduct Data.

Mission

Organize the world’sproductsand democratizethe data.

Lazuli is the SaaS platform that organizes the products’ information in the world and enables every company to utilize the data for analysis, search, recommendation, marketing, supply chain management and other digital solutions.

We named our company “Lazuli” after lapis lazuli, which is a name of “deep-blue” and known as a color used by a famous Dutch painter, J. Vermeer for his paintings. Lazuli is also the origin of “azul” in Spanish and “azzuro” in Italy. Lapis lazuli moves the deep part of our soul. We solve root and fundamental issues for companies.

Team

  • Seigen Hagiwara

    CEO / CTO

    Seigen Hagiwara

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    CEO / CTO

    Seigen Hagiwara

    1. 2020-

      CEO / CTO at FVI

    2. 2018-

      CEO at FVI

    3. 2018-

      CEO at Data David

    4. 2016-

      Chief Analysis Officer / Director at FUTURE WOODS

    5. 2016-2019

      Senior Director of Data Science Lab at TORETA

    6. 2005-2016

      Sales / Marketing / Data Scientist / Project Manager at Recruit

    7. 2005

      ME, Graduate School of Information and Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology

  • Yuji Ikeuchi

    COO

    Yuji Ikeuchi

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    COO

    Yuji Ikeuchi

    1. 2020

      COO at Lazuli Inc. and FVI

    2. 2019-2020

      CEO Office (Senior Director) at FRONTEO Inc.

    3. 2013-2019

      M&A, Sales and Business Development in Healthcare Div. at Mitsui. Co.

    4. 2003-2012

      Sales / Marketing / Digital Marketing / Business Analyst at Recruit

    5. 2013

      MBA, Trinity College Dublin

    6. 2003

      BA, The University of Tokyo

    Expertise in digital marketing, business development and M&A
    Experience of developing business with global partners
    Successful management of a digital marketing team in AI industry

  • Wataru Kunisada

    CXO

    Wataru Kunisada

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    CXO

    Wataru Kunisada

    1. 2020

      CXO at Lazuli Inc.

    2. 2018-2020

      Head of Product Development at Toreta,Inc.

    3. 2015-2018

      UX Designer / Project Manager / Program Manager at Recruit

    4. 2006-2015

      UX Designer / Project Manager at Netyear Group Corporation

    5. 2002-2006

      Engineer / Designer at Web Design Company

    6. 2002

      Bachelor of History and Archaeology, Komazawa University

  • Yutaka Matsuo

    Advisor

    Yutaka Matsuo

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    Advisor

    Yutaka Matsuo

    Yutaka Matsuo is a professor at Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo. He received his BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Tokyo in 1997, 1999, and 2002. After working at National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) and Stanford University, he joined the faculty of University of Tokyo in 2007. He served as Editor-in-chief from 2012 to 2014, and as the chair of the ELSI committee from 2014 to 2018 at Japan Society for Artificial Intelligence (JSAI). He is now the president of Japanese Deep Learning Association (JDLA), and a member of the board of director at SoftBank Group Corp.
    He is working on artificial intelligence, especially on deep learning and web mining.

  • Takashi Okutani

    Advisor

    Takashi Okutani

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    Advisor

    Takashi Okutani

    Omni-Channel & Marketing Specialist. Previously working at MUJI WEB Business Section as General Manager, produced Digital CRM App called MUJI passport & create global CRM Platform. Also, launch several oversea MUJI EC platform. Currently working at Oisix.ra.daichi Inc as Chief Omni-Channel Officer. From 2017, studying at Hitotsubashi Univ. as Doctoral student and have launched my company called Engagement Commerce Lab. Also, from 2018, became the CEO of Kokyaku Jikan Inc.

Career

We need you!

Hiring Positions

  • Software Engineer
    Job Description

    You will design, develop and maintain a robust data processing infrastructure and product that collects, transforms, and stores large amounts of information

    Qualifications
    • Experience in developing and operating web applications using Ruby, Python, Go, etc.
    • Experience in developing systems using RDBMS
    • Experience in team development with Git
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Excellent communication skills
    • English Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Japanese Level :Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Have experience working at start-up(s)
    • Experience with AWS/GCP development
    • Experience with static typing languages such as Go, Scala, TypeScript, etc.
    • Front-end development experience with React, Redux and webpack
    • Track record in OSS project
  • Data Engineer
    Job Description

    You will develop software application with Machine Learning/Deep Learning and analyze amounts of data in collaboration with large companies.

    Qualifications
    • Ph.D. or M.S. in a relevant field such as Computer Science and Machine Learning
    • 2+ years of industry experience as a Software Engineer, Data Scientist, or Machine Learning Engineer
    • Have extensive experience of software such as Python, R, Julia, MATLAB, pandas,SQL,GCP...etc
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Excellent communication skills
    • English Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Japanese Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Have experience working at start-up(s)
  • AI Engineer
    Job Description

    You will lead and maintain high standards of operational efficiency and develop our service and business based on machine learning technology

    Qualifications
    • Significant prior success deploying (impactful) Deep Learning / Reinforcement Learning solution
    • Have experience of working as a data scientist at companies
    • Have solid knowledge about machine learning/statistics
    • Have knowledge of RDBMS/SQL
    • Have experience of data infrastructure services such as Google BigQuery, TreasureData...etc
    • Have experience of R/Python
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Have experience of BI tools such as Tableau and Looker
    • Track record of articles in machine learning / statistic areas
    • Excellent communication skills
    • English Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Japanese Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Have experience working at start-up(s)
  • Project Manager
    Job Description

    You will lead development of the product through PoC projects in collaboration with customers

    Qualifications
    • Have experience of building UX of software applications
    • Successful experience creating requirements/specifications with discussing other teams as engineers and designers
    • Strong skill of logical thinking
    • Strong sense of ownership as a technical and product leader with your team members
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Having knowledge of marketing technology and business model design
    • Track record of planning and developing products and growing products as a product manager with a goal of sales or profit.
    • Excellent communication skills
    • English Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Japanese Level : Must be fluent in either English or Japanese
    • Have experience working at start-up(s)

Partner

  • Coral Capital
  • Microsoft

Contact

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Lazuli Inc. Founded in 2020, Based in Tokyo, Japan.

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