ABOUT

Team Members

Koichiro Yuasa

Koichiro Yuasa

President and CEO

After launching new products and heading business planning at Dell Japan and
Lenovo Japan, headed the Chugoku region for OYO Hotels Japan.
Appointed COO of VFR Inc. in 2020

Masanobu Todome

Masanobu Todome

Founder / CEO Chairman

President of Lenovo Japan/NEC Personal Computers, Ltd.
before being appointed CEO & Partner at SUNDRED Corporation.

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Kaoru Hayashi

Director

Joined Sony Corporation in 1992.
After serving as Head of Product Unit and Head of PC Business Unit at VAIO Corporation from 2014, was appointed Director & Vice President in December 2018. In March 2021 he also became an Outside Director of VFR Inc.

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Takeshi Itooka

Director

Joined Sony Corporation in 1998.
Appointed Director, Executive Vice President & CFO, VAIO Corporation in 2014. In March 2021 he also became an Outside Director of VFR Inc.

Kotaro Chiba

Kotaro Chiba

Outside Director

Kotaro Chiba was named outside director of VFR Inc. in August 2021. He served as the vice president when he joined Colopl, Inc. in 2009. Previously he served as a director of KLab, after starting at Recruit. He also is a representative of DRONE FUND. 

Yuichi Kitagawa

Yuichi Kitagawa

CFO

Yuichi Kitagawa was named CFO of VFR Inc. in April 2022. He served as the budget management officer of EY Japan and CFO of EY Japan’s consulting section, after holding key positions of finance accounting of foreign affiliated companies. 

The Equipment Supporting VFR’s Growth

VAIO

EMC / Radio Measurement Equipment

EMI 3m法電波暗室(1GHz~6GHz Setting)
3-m Compliant Semi-Anechoic EMI Chamber (30 MHz to 7 GHz)
<strong>EMI 測定室</strong>
EMI Measurement Room
アンテナ特性測定システム
Antenna Measurement System

Reliability Testing Equipment

EMI 3m法電波暗室(1GHz~6GHz Setting)
Impact testing machine
<strong>EMI 測定室</strong>
Drop testing machine
アンテナ特性測定システム
Large thermostatic chamber
振動試験機
Vibration testing machine
EMI 3m法電波暗室(1GHz~6GHz Setting)
Small thermostatic chamber
<strong>EMI 測定室</strong>
Combined testing machine
アンテナ特性測定システム
Large thermostatic chamber

VFR

The VFR Incubation Hub was opened at VAIO’s Azumino headquarters
and includes development and manufacturing prototype lines.