Maiko Katadae, PhD
Maiko Katadae, has served as a director for the Company since February 2021. Dr. Katadae previous served on our board of directors from June 2018 to March 2020. Since 2005 Dr. Katadae has been a Partner at the University of Tokyo Edge Capital Partners Co., Ltd. She also serves on the board of directors of the following Japanese companies: CREWT Medical Systems, Inc. (since 2013), TAGCyx Biotechnologies, Inc. (since 2014), Socium, Inc. (since 2017), and Algal Bio Co., Ltd (since 2021). She also currently serves as an advisor to both the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. Dr. Katadae earned her PhD in science from the University of Tokyo in 2008.