Name: Mio Takaoka
Title: Partner/ Advisor.
Company: Arbor Ventures/Monex Group, Inc.
Profile: Mio is currently a Partner at Arbor Ventures and Advisor of Monex Group, having previously been Managing Director of Monex Ventures and Executive Director in charge of New Business Planning Office at Monex Group where she was in charge of Monex’s CVC efforts and new business development. Monex Ventures has invested into nine fintech related startups since. She been selected as Asia Fintech 100 leaders 2016. She joined Monex in 2009 and since then has been involved managing the execution of most of Monex’s strategic cross-border and domestic acquisitions and investments.
Mio started her career at Goldman Sachs (Japan) Ltd. in 1999 after graduating Cambridge University (MA) Natural Sciences (Physics) in 1999. She has experience in M&A, fixed income, derivatives structuring and trading.