Tsukuruba Co., Ltd.
Tsukuruba Announces Appointment of New Executive Officer and CFO Aiming for further sustainable growth and improved shareholder value by strengthening financial and IR functions
Tsukuruba Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Meguro-ku, Tokyo, CEO Hiroki Murakami, hereafter Tsukuruba, Tokyo Stock Exchange Growth: 2978) announced that from August 1, 2023, Kento Monma will be Executive Officer CFO and General Manager of Finance Headquarters. and started the 13th term from August with a new management system.
Tsukuruba has set a management policy of “sustained growth of gross profit and improvement of operating income” in the 12th term (ending July 2023), and is steadily accumulating results toward its
achievement. In the financial results for the third quarter of the fiscal year ending July 2023, gross profit increased 37% year-on-year to 679 million yen, while operating income increased 160 million yen year-on-year to a loss of 12 million yen. In addition to significantly reducing the margin, we announced that we will focus on steadily generating operating income in the next fiscal year.
With the appointment of Monma as CFO, Tsukuruba will strengthen its financial and IR functions, and in the 13th fiscal period (ending July 2024), it will steadily generate operating income. will be reinvested in the growth of core businesses. We aim to accelerate the growth of the real estate distribution business centered on Kaukamo, further improve corporate value, and maximize shareholder value.
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On July 18, 2023, Tsukuruba announced that it will transfer its real estate planning and design business, and that it will concentrate its management resources more than ever on the real estate distribution business that utilizes technology centered on Kaukamo.
In the fiscal year ending July 31, 2023, we are making steady progress toward achieving continuous growth in gross profit and improving operating income. I’m here. In the medium to long term, we aim to reinvest the generated cash flow in the growth of our core businesses and accelerate business expansion.
Monma, who will be appointed as Executive Officer and CFO this time, was engaged in M&A and financing advisory services for technology companies at the investment banking headquarters of Morgan Stanley Securities, and then served as the Finance Officer for the
Asia-Pacific region at Twitter. . Utilizing his wealth of experience and knowledge in business growth and strategy promotion for technology companies, he will direct the planning and execution of financial strategies as Tsukuruba’s CFO. In addition to corporate finance measures such as fundraising and investment strategies, we are also in charge of business management and IR, and play a role in driving business growth and improvement of corporate value from a financial perspective.
New Executive Officer Profile
Kento Momma / Executive Officer CFO General Manager of Finance Headquarters Born in 1991. After graduating from the School of Engineering at Dartmouth College in the US, he completed a master’s degree in management science at Stanford University in the US. In 2015, joined Morgan Stanley Securities. In the investment banking division, he provided M&A and financing advisory to companies mainly in the technology, media and telecom industries. Since 2017, he has been engaged in strategy promotion and business expansion of the
advertising business as Twitter’s Asia-Pacific financial officer. Joined Tsukuruba in January 2023, and has been in his current position since August of the same year.
Current management system
Directors, Audit & Supervisory Board Members and Executive Officers are as follows.
Hiroki Murakami CEO
Kanji Kitahara Director Senior Executive Officer CSO General Manager of Strategy Headquarters
Masahiro Nakamura Director and co-founder
Makoto Takeuchi Outside Director
Hidekazu Suzuki Outside Director
Yoshinori Fukushima Outside Director
Keiko Hattori Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Shinichi Takano Auditor
Kayoko Hatano External Auditor
Ryoichi Haruta Senior Executive Officer General Manager Kaukamo Division Koike Senior Executive Officer CAO General Manager of Administration Headquarters
Kento Momma Executive Officer CFO General Manager of Finance Headquarters Yasunori Nozawa Executive Officer CTO General Manager of Technology Management Headquarters
Taiyo Fujita Executive Officer CHRO General Manager of Human Resources Headquarters
-Tsukuruba Co., Ltd. Company Profile-
An invention company that continues to create businesses that will eventually become culture. Under the mission of “creating the desired future through ‘place invention'”, we are inventing places that combine design, business, and technology.
Company name: Tsukuruba Co., Ltd. (TSE Growth Securities Code: 2978) Location: Second Ikura Building 2F, 1-1-5 Kamimeguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo Established: August 2011
Representative: Hiroki Murakami, Representative Director and CEO Business description: Planning, development, and operation of a marketplace-type distribution platform “cowcamo” (https://cowcamo.jp/) for used and renovated houses, matching service “ Planning,
development, management, etc. of Urukamo (https://cowcamo.jp/urucamo/) Details about this release:
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