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About TieSet



TieSet Inc.はシリコンバレーに研究開発の拠点を置き、アメリカ大学院などの世界トップレベルの研究所で活躍するサイエンティストが中心になり、社会に革命をもたらす世界最先端の分散AIプラットフォームの研究開発や、新たなビジネスモデルを追求する会社です。






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Our Team

Silicon Valley HQ


Kiyoshi Nakayama

Founder & CEO

Kiyoshi is the founder and CEO of TieSet Inc. He was a Research Scientist at NEC Labs America where he led an R&D project of a decentralized Federated Learning framework using blockchain. He also conducted research on design and optimization of a scalable Computer Vision system and a cloud energy management platform. Before that, he worked at Fujitsu Labs America. He holds the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from University of California, Irvine where he received two Best Paper Awards.


George Jeno

Lead Research Engineer

George has intensively studied Machine Learning at Georgia Tech in the Master program at the Department of Computer Science. He is leading the development of core algorithms of STADLE product, and integrate advanced features from with R&D team. 


Aneel Lakhani

Fundraising & GTM Advisor

Aneel has been working in enterprise technology full time since high school. He’s moved from software engineering to operations to product to marketing at companies like IBM, Cisco, SignalFx, and Honeycomb. Having done everything for the first time from scratch and scaled to managing international teams, he now uses this breadth of experience to help early stage founders successfully go to market and get to their next stage of growth.

TieSet Asia

Shiodome Building 5F, 1-2-20 Kaigan, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0022, Japan 

Shigeki Nakayama


Shigeki is a co-founder of TieSet Inc. and serves as a CFO. With more than 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur, he has succeeded in deploying the subscribe model business nationwide in Japan. He currently serves as a CEO of Ultra Holdings that operates three group companies of Ultra Print Service Corporation, UPWORLD Corporation, and Fun Standard Corporation, aiming for IPO.

Shiho Kobayashi


Shiho led business promotion and new business development in the IT industry, specifically in E-commerce and advertising agencies. Currently, she is responsible for business development and strengthening organizational capabilities within the business team.

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