mui Lab Announces Independence
Under enhanced leadership structure, ‘calm technology’ startup steps up its B2B product development effort
KYOTO (July 4, 2019) -- mui Lab, Inc., has announced it has completed its spinoff from Nissha Co., Ltd., and has begun operating as a separate entity with the newly appointed COO and CTO joining the team.
The company has also recently relocated its new headquarters to Kyoto’s Ebisugawa-dori district, which is known for its rows of artisans’ galleries and architectural firms.
Newly appointed as mui Lab’s COO is Toru Okada, Nissha’s former director of marketing. Dr. Munehiko Sato, former MIT Media Lab researcher, will now serve as mui Lab’s CTO. The company’s founding members, CEO Kazunori Oki, Nobuyasu Hirobe and Takuya Kubota, will continue to serve in their positions.