2022.7.25 Information

bitBiome announces changes in Chairman of the Board

bitBiome, Inc. announces that it has resolved the following change to its Chairman of the Board and CEO, effective on July 22, 2022.

1.Details of the Change

NameNew positionPrevious position
Yuji SuzukiCEO and Chairman of the BoardDirector (Business Development)
Kimihiko SatoResignationCEO and Chairman of the Board

2.Biography of the New Appointee
Yuji Suzuki
Yuji Suzuki joined bitBiome as COO in October 2021 and assumed his current role in July 2022. He has an extensive experience in strategy, business development and operational transformation.

Previously he served as executive vice president in Human Metabolome Technologies and engagement manager in McKinsey & Company, leading and advising growth companies. He has also held senior positions at Rakuten Group, Inc. and Macromill, Bain Capital portfolio company.
He holds an MPhil in Oriental Studies from the University of Cambridge and a BA in International Relations from the University of Tokyo.