Kazutomo Robert Hori
President and Group Chief Executive Officer
CYBIRD Holdings Co.
Kazutomo Robert Hori started his career by working on various projects run by his family, including a hotel building project and the establishment of a nutrition management company for racehorses. With a strong interest in the Internet business, Hori founded Paradise Web in 1994, which operated a paid membership Internet portal site for personal computer users. With the experience he benefited from in his first venture, in 1998 he founded Cybird, a pioneer company providing content and solution services for mobile phone Internet. In 2006, he assumed the position of Group Chief Executive Officer of Cybird Holdings. Hori graduated from the School of Law at Kwansei Gakuin University in Japan and also studied in London.