Anita Sue Qureshey

Anita Qureshey as President of Hashi brings unique cross cultural experience to Hashi. Born in ChiChi Jima, Japan went to school in Guam and later moved to the US and worked for a few years at JNTO(Japan National Tourist Organization) where she met Aki Tsurakame san. Working closely with Safi, she has experienced technology and international business up-close. With family both in Japan and the US, her passion is to build bridges between small to midsize technology companies from the two countries. ...more


Aki Tsurukame

Aki Tsurukame as CEO of California Coordinators, Inc. helped more than 25 technology companies from Japan to set up factories and sales offices in US and Mexico since 1980. He also helped Southern California technology companies to find their partners in Japan. He organized the first US-Japan technology executives conference in Tokyo in 1985, Pacific Technology Roundtables in 1987, 1990 and US-Japan IT Networking in 2000. Aki started Yugobi Inc. ...more


Iku Mohamed

Professional expertise in international trading, satellite communications and broadcasting, entertainment, information technology, finance, and clean-tech. ...more


Eiichi Shimizu

Eiichi Shimizu founded SWAN Partners, LLC in October 2004. Previously, he was director of Reed Global Advisors (RGA) of Bellevue, WA since September of 2000 and was responsible for managing the firm’s private equity and financial advisory services practice. He spearheaded RGA’s cross-border projects between the U.S. and Japan, satisfying a multitude of corporate development functions for clients. ...more


Yukihisa Namiki

Yukihisa Namiki (MIKI) graduated from University of Southern California (USC) and its graduate school. His academic background is biomedical engineering, electrical engineering and computer engineering. Based on the knowledge and experiences, he joined Japanese National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), which is fairly equivalent to American  ...more


Sohrab Charna, AIA

As founder and principal of Designworx, an architectural and land planning firm, Sohrab Charna oversees all design and production work for the firm. As a licensed architect in California, he has over 32 years of experience in the field of architecture and real estate development.  Sohrab has diverse and extensive portfolio of projects that range from research and development facilities, manufacturing facilities, office buildings, research centers, shopping centers, and mixed ...more


Safi Qureshey

Safi is a successful technology entrepreneur, executive and investor for the last twenty-five years. Best known as a Founder and CEO of AST Research, a Fortune 500 public company, Safi has developed deep relationships in the technology industry, investment banking and Venture Capital community, and local research universities. ...more