Hiroki Iwasa

Rebuilding Sendai

Hiroki Iwasa

Talk: Rebuilding Sendai

When the March 2011 big tsunami in Japan wiped out strawberry fields in his hometown, Hiroki Iwasa decided to go back to Sendai and start an ICT-driven strawberry firm from scratch. He shares his experience helping to rebuild the Sendai region by creating a strong and sustainable industry driven by technology.

Hiroki Iwasa

Hiroki Iwasa was born in Yamamoto-cho, Watari-gun, Miyagi in 1977. He started an IT start-up company at the age of 24, and founded GRA group after the Tohoku earthquake. Iwasa works as a CEO of five different companies, and specializes in IT service managements.