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Tim Romero
Tokyo, Japan


GROWTH: Partnerships, PRODUCT: Development, GROWTH: Sales


Tim is a Tokyo-based entrepreneur, podcaster, and author who has started four companies and has helped various businesses enter the Japanese market. With over 25 years of experience, he also is the host of the Disrupting Japan Podcast where he speaks to the development of the nation’s tech ecosystem. Additionally, he teaches Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the NYU Tokyo campus. With a passion for generating high impact ideas, he is CTO of TEPCO Ventures. In this role, he works with Japan’s largest energy company to innovate the way they deal with energy. Tim graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.S. in Physics.