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Shin Iwata


Shin is Founding Partner at MIRAISE. Shin is uniquely positioned to support engineer-founders in Japan with his deep technical experience as a former developer as well as his operational experience as CEO of Skype Japan K.K. and as a Partner at Atomico for several years.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Shin is a graduate of Keio University with a bachelor degree in physics. Shin serves as a member of the Tech Venture & Entrepreneurship in Japan committee of the Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology (AIIT). Shin wrote a book about P2P technology and its application from Ohm Publishing in 2005.

Shin served his fellowship at Atomico under the mentorship of Mattias Ljungman. Class 20.