Koichiro is the President and CEO of CrowdWorks. After working for Pioneer and Reed Exhibitions Japan, Koichiro joined the Japanese internet media company, Drecom as an operating officer and contributed to the listing of Drecom. After Koichiro left Drecom, he founded CrowdWorks in 2011. In December of 2014, CrowdWorks was listed in the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers Market. As of March, 2018, over 1.73 million workers and 170,000 clients have registered.
In 2015, CrowdWorks received the Jury’s Special Award of “The 1st Nippon Venture Award”, organized by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. In 2016, Koichiro was inaugurated as a Director of Japan Association of New Economy.