Naotake Murayama

San Francisco, California, US

Company builder at large. Seeking new challenge.
Naotake's Skills
Business Development
Fundraising
Design
Marketing
Product Management
Sales
Finance
Operations
Technical
Management
User Experience
Strategy
Background

About Naotake

Strategy, Business Development, and Operations executive (SVP/COO level). 25yr experience across multiple industries, with a recent focus on automotive tech, health tech, and later stage startups. Led 10x growth and closed over $70M in venture capital. Founder of corporate startup program, advisor to startups. Bilingual, English and Japanese.

Quote

“You can accomplish anything in life, provided that you do not mind who gets the credit.” - Jim Collins

Work Experience

Head of Co-Lab and Resident Entrepreneur

Co-Lab by Toyota Innovation Hub

June 2013 - February 2017

* Founded the Co-Lab, a co-working program to enhance Toyota’s engagement with the SF Bay Area innovator/entrepreneur community * Recruited 6 early stage design-driven startups for the Co-Lab; 3 went on to receive venture capital * Advised TIH’s new transportation/mobility business model design projects

Education

Stanford University Graduate School of Business

Master of Business Administration

1994 - 1996