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Kazuki Sakamoto

Teijin In Residence

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Kazuki is a liaison between MCF and Teijin to foster strategic partnerships and to support collaborative projects.

Kazuki joined the MCF team in April 2020 as a project member to support the Medtech fund strategy, portfolio investments, and its strategic LP relationship.

Prior experience
Kazuki is a Senior Planner of Healthcare Business in Teijin’s Strategic Planning Department and has been developing its healthcare business since 2007. His diverse roles in the healthcare field include engineering for a medical device factory, business development for the CPAP business, and M&A activities to acquire a core orthopedic implant business in Japan. Kazuki relocated to the United States in 2019 to support growth initiatives in the Home Healthcare division through investments in early-stage Medtech.

Outside of SV, Kazuki likes playing tennis and enjoys listening to music all over the world.

Academic credentials
BE and ME in Mechanical Engineering, Tokyo Metropolitan University in Japan.