Company Name
Fermenstation Co., Ltd.
2-20-2 Higashikomagata, Sumida, Tokyo, Japan
Oshu Laboratory
573 Shimonawashirosawa, Esashiiwayadou, Oshu, Iwate
July 7, 2009
  • R&D and production of ethanol and fermented materials from food loss/waste and other unused biomass
  • OEM/ODM Cosmetics, home care goods
  • Business creation utilizing unused resources
  • Original organic clean beauty brand
CEO : Lina Sakai Watanabe
COO : Shota Kitabatake
Outside Director : Kenta Kitsuka / global brain Investment Group Partner
Outside Director : Hiroko Endo / SX Capital. Inc. Managing Partner
About Lina
Lina holds a degree from the Department of Brewing and Fermentation Science at the Tokyo University of Agriculture. She has also graduated from the International Christian University. Prior to establishing Fermenstation, she worked at the Fuji Bank, Ltd. (currently, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd.) and Deutsche Securities Inc. Lina’s achievements include the 1st Beauty tech special award, the Audience Award at Global Brains Alliance Forum 2018, Special Award at JR East Startup Demo Day 2018, the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) 3rd Women Entrepreneurs New Business Plan Competition, Special Innovation Award and the 2014 British Business Award for her contribution to the community.