Professional background

July 1999 – Joined OZ Technology Inc.

April 2002 – Joined Neowiz Games Corporation

June 2005 – Joined 1noon Co. Ltd. (now NAVER Corporation)

July 2008 – Appointed General Manager of Corporate Planning Department at Naver Japan Corporation (now LINE Corporation)

January 2012 – Appointed Director of LINE Corporation

March 2013 – Appointed Representative Director of LINE Plus Corporation (current)

April 2014 – Appointed Director and Chief Global Officer (CGO) of LINE Corporation

April 2018 – Appointed Director and Chief Service Officer (CSO) of LINE Corporation

February 2019 – Appointed Chief WOW Officer (CWO) of LINE Corporation (current)


About LINE Corporation

Based in Japan, LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN/TSE:3938) is dedicated to the mission of “Closing the Distance,” bringing together information, services and people. The LINE messaging app launched in June 2011 and since then has grown into a diverse, global ecosystem that includes AI technology, Fintech and more.