Masataka Uo

About Masataka Uo

Masataka UO is the Vice Chair of the Japan National Advisory Board for the Global Steering Group for Social Impact Investment. He is also the founder and CEO of Japan Fundraising Association, a nationwide platform that promotes social impact investment and philanthropic giving in Japan, and the founder and CEO of Fundrex.Co.Ltd, a leading consulting company for social impact organizations. The Social Impact Center at the Japan Fundraising Association is performing a pivotal role in creating Social Impact Bonds projects, facilitating Social Impact Measurement Initiatives and supporting HNWIs philanthropic initiatives.

Aside from serving at the Economic Cooperation Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, he also worked for Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).


The Challenges for Foundations in the Coming Decade

2020 06 11

Paradigm shifts in organizations are catalyzed by major shifts in society. The fourth Industrial Revolution is one such shift, in this century, but we now face the potential of another on the heels of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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