Jun Hiraga is a technology entrepreneur and crypto enthusiast who co-founded a blockchain development startup called Hard Yaka. Hiraga has extensive experience in developing and managing complex software solutions for the financial services industry. Prior to co-founding Hard Yaka, he worked at Nomura Securities and Credit Suisse, where he led several major software development projects. Hiraga has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from Nagoya University in Japan. He is also a certified AWS Solutions Architect and an Oracle Certified Professional. Hiraga is passionate about blockchain technology and its potential to revolutionize the financial industry. He is a regular speaker at industry events and has published several articles on blockchain and cryptocurrencies.
|Location||San Francisco Bay Area|
|Company Overview||Hard Yaka is a venture capital firm that was established in 2010 and is located in Crystal Bay, Nevada. The firm specializes in making investments in portable identity, payments, and marketplaces which are essential for digital transformation. They have a preference for taking minority stakes in companies that they invest in.|
|Sweet Spot||$1,5M (1-5M)|
|Managing Partner||Hard Yaka|