Hacarus CEO named the “EY Entrepreneur of The Year 2019 Japan – Challenging Spirit – Kansai”

Hacarus CEO Named The “EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Japan – Challenging Spirit – Kansai”

Hacarus founder and CEO Kenshin Fujiwara given the Challenging Spirit – Kansai award by Ernst & Young, as part of its annual Entrepreneur of The Year (EoY) Japan competition.

OCT, 18, 2019 – Kyoto, Japan – Hacarus Inc, the leading provider of lightweight and explainable AI, today announced that its CEO and Founder, Kenshin Fujiwara has been named the Challenging Spirt 2019 for the Kansai Region, in the yearly EoY competition hosted by Ernst & Young.

“To be recognized by Ernst & Young is very humbling. I am honored that they have chosen to recognize me with this award, which serves as a clear indication of the appreciation the market holds for the mission that my team and Hacarus is committed to” said Kenshin Fujiwara, CEO and Founder.

The award ceremony, hosted on October 15 in Osaka, at the Ritz Carlton, saw attendees from across the Japanese eco-system, including representatives from economic development organizations, stock exchanges, business leaders and decision makers.

EoY is a unique global program that recognizes entrepreneurial achievement among individuals and companies that demonstrate vision, leadership and success — and work to improve the quality of life in their communities, countries and around the world.

By participating in the EoY competition, entrepreneurs can connect with their peers, access relevant insights to help navigate their growth journey and raise the profile of their companies and teams.

The EoY program was established more than 30 years ago and today operates in more than 60 countries and 145 cities around the world. EoY Japan was launched in 2001 to promote the very best entrepreneurs in Japan, that meet Ernst & Young’s stringent criteria for potential for impact. Hacarus and Kenshin Fujiwara now joins these prestigious ranks.



HACARUS INC., founded 2014, in Kyoto, Japan is the leading provider of explainable lightweight AI Tools, backed by Miyako Capital (Kyoto University) among others. Its solutions are used in the Medical and Manufacturing fields to enable humans to make better, faster and more reliable decisions, based on AI driven insights. Hacarus proprietary AI engine is built using Sparse Modeling, an AI method that understands data like a human would – by its unique key features and is far more resource, time and energy efficient compared to deep learning. To learn more visit https://hacarus.com


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