In his 20 years career at NEC, Mr. Mukaibayashi has built the experience in application engineering, marketing and business strategy for the system LSI. He played key roles in product definition and business strategy. During his time in the Silicon Valley from 1991 to 1998, he produced and implemented several strategic alliances and M&A, and incubated start up companies many of which achieved successful exit. Based on well balanced experience and knowledge in engineering, marketing and intellectual property rights, he produces strategic collaboration between portfolio companies and major Japanese companies. He is also on a technical committee of NEDO, a governmental organization.