Tech Journalist / Founder of ramyu

Katsutoshi Dobashi 

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I write tech articles on Forbes Japan, Yahoo News, The Huffington Post Japan and so on. Most of pieces are in Japanese and a few of them are in English.

In 2015, focusing on European startups ecosystem, mainly Estonian entrepreneurs. Actually, I have been selected to participate the program, Study Visit of Young Journalists to Estonia “100 Friends”, by Estonian Foreign Ministry and the Government Office. In this program, I had many meetings with Estonian leaders including the Prime Minister and do multinational group work.

In 2013 and 2014, I specialized in hardware startups coverage of wearable device, drone, home automation and etc. If you are interested in Japanese market, I’m sure I could be of some assistance. As a matter of fact, my blog’s article has once gotten more than 15,000 likes on the Facebook Page.

Before starting my own business, I’ve interviewed leading members in big companies like Google and Alibaba as a management magazine deputy editor until December 2012.



Bring your Air Conditioner into the 21st century: Interview with Julian Lee, CEO of Ambi Labs

Wireless Charging Phone Sleeve: Interview with Kenneth Lou, CEO of Novelsys

Octopart: Electronic parts search engine, Y Combinator

Incident Tech’s gTar ineterview: App-Enabled Smart Guitar with iPhone, investment from Dropbox founder!

Technopol Startup Incubator supported by Skype and Swedbank