Kenji Sakai, Director
Mr. Kenji Sakai has been an Executive Director and General Manager of Jipangu Inc. since 2009. Prior to his position at Jipangu, he held senior partner, managing director and CEO positions at Asahi Shinwa Company (currently KPMG Azusa LLC), Asahi Ernst & Young Consulting, Arthur Andersen, KPMG Consulting ( PwC Consulting ), Huron Consulting and Maxis Consulting. He has over 10 years of experience as director and over 10 years of consulting experience including corporate strategy development, merger and acquisition and turn around management. Mr. Sakai has been a Director at Florida Canyon Mining, Inc., Jipangu Exploration Inc. and Standard Gold Mining, Inc. since May 2012. He has co-authored articles in several industry journals including Japan Management Association and Toyo Keisai. Mr. Sakai earned a Bachelor of Law degree from Dokkyo University and an MBA from the University of Washington (Seattle, Washington). He is a member of the audit committee of Atlanta Gold Inc.
Manabu Kameda, Director
Mr. Kameda has held various executive positions with Jipangu Inc. and currently serves as its Senior Executive Director and General Manager of the Administration Division. Prior to joining Jipangu in 2000, Mr. Kameda spent ten years with Sumitomo Banking Co. (now Mitsui Sumitomo Banking Co.).
Marz Kord, Director
Mr. Kord has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Wallbridge Mining Company since April 2012. He is a member of the audit committee of Atlanta Gold Inc.