Kasumi Sawada,Managing Director Kenya
Dr. Amit N. ThakkerTechnical Adviser
Prof. Satoru WatanabeTechnical Adviser
Patrick Jatmark MirukaBusiness Development Manager
Lead Kenyan team in AfricaScan. Based in Africa since 2011, after 2+ years working experience as a rural community development officer in Senegal, moved to Kenya to establish AfricaScan Inc., aiming to make positive impact on local economy. B.A in Tokyo University of Foreign Studies in 2011.
An award winning medical doctor, entrepreneur and health sector champion who currently manages, and is affiliated with several private companies in the health industry.
Currently serves as the Chairman of Africa Health Business Ltd. and plays an active role as Chairman of Africa Healthcare Federation, Kenya Healthcare Federation and as a founding board member of East Africa Healthcare Federation and Chairman of the East African Health Platform hosted by the East Africa Business Council and vice-Chairman of the Private Sector Advisory Panel (PSAP) of UNFPA.
Worked as an Universal Health Coverage Advisor for Ministry of Health, Kenya from 2013 to 2017. After 20 years working for Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), joined PSD Ltd., as an executive board member. Joined AfricaScan as a technical advisor in 2017. MS in graduate School for Health Science, Tokyo University in 1987. Visiting Professor at Nagasaki University.
Born in slum area in Kenya. After working for American missionary as a coordinator and interpreter, joined African. Execute all the operations on the ground and manage external relations.
Sayaka FujimotoFinance and Administration Manager
Paul MahagwaAdministrative leader
Esther KarisaMarketing & Operation leader
After 2 years+ working experience as an officer of the children/youth relief and rehabilitation facilities in Kenya through the JICA’s technical cooperation program, joined AfricaScan in 2017. B.A in Keio University in 2012.
Born in Eldoret in Kenya. Joined AfricaScan in 2015 after completing his studies in hospitality and IT. He is in charge of all the administrative work and data management for Healthy Kiosk.
Born in Coast area of Kenya. Joined AfricaScan in 2014 after completing her studies in hospitality and marketing. Lead all the operations and marketing for Healthy Kiosk, including promotion of healthy products and exercise club to the communities.
Management Team In Japan
Dr. Yoshiki Ishikawa
Founded Cancer Scan co.,ltd. in 2008, funded by Social Enterprise fellowship from Harvard Business School. Previously worked as a brand manager at marketing department of P&G Japan. MBA in Harvard Business School in 2008.
After working for P&G Japan as a marketer, joined the launching of Cancer Scan, specialized in strategy development and execution for marketing campaigns. The co-founder and CEO of Campus for H Inc., a subsidiary company of Cancer Scan. MBA in Harvard Business School in 2013.
The Co-founder of Cancer Scan and Campus for H. Published dozens of research papers and books out of achievement of our works and speaks at various media as an opinion leader in health and wellness. Master of Science in Harvard School of Public Health 2008.