WCJ Meetup series provides opportunities to meet and discuss key topics with of forefront runners among Wharton Alumni. For the commemorative first meeting, we shed light on “startups” with a focus on “FinTech”. Those topics are gaining attentions globally and from the Abe Administration.
Shuji Honjo WG93 (MD, Honjo International and Advisor, 500 Startups) served as moderator, and as panelists, Sunao Munakata WG06 (CEO, Innova), Akira Kurabayashi WG09 (Managing Director, Draper Nexus Venture Partners), and Yosuke Tsuji WG11 (CEO, Money Forward) talked about their experiences. At the networking party, 60 other participants enjoyed sake, sushi, and got acquainted with each other.