Yutaka is a liaison between MCF and Teijin to foster strategic partnerships and support collaborative projects.
Yutaka began working with the MCF team in 2019 as a core project member in Teijin’s strategic
healthcare business department. He has been integral in developing the Medtech fund strategy,
portfolio investments, and its strategic LP relationship.
Yutaka joined Teijin in 2007 and began his career as a sales representative for the Home Healthcare Business in Tokyo. He was promoted to the Global Healthcare Business Department in 2010 and supported the development of a joint venture in Spain. In 2011, Yutaka relocated to San Francisco to support a home healthcare provider subsidiary. He managed business development and restructuring efforts and directly reported to the executive team.
BS in Horticulture, MS in Agriculture (Microbial Ecology), Chiba University in Japan.
Outside of SV
Yutaka likes taking photography during his travel around the world: https://yutaka-imai.format.com/work
He also enjoys running half marathons and skiing & snowboarding in the winter.