1. Corporate Profile / History

Corporate Profile /
History

Company Name
EduLab, Inc.
Established
March 31, 2015
Capital
386million yen
Board of Directors
Junichi Takamura
President and Chief Executive Officer
Hiroshi Matsuda
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Nobuhiko Seki
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Norihisa Wada
Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Daisuke Hojo
Senior Vice President
President and CEO, the Japan Institute for Educational Measurement, Inc.
Hiroyuki Otake
Senior Vice President
Executive Vice President and COO, the Japan Institute for Educational
Measurement, Inc.
Sakuma Tanaka
Senior Vice President
Finance and Accounting
Shin Soga
Senior Vice President
Director General, the Japan Institute for Educational Measurement, Inc.
Norio Hayashi
Senior Vice President
Director General, the Japan Institute for Educational Measurement, Inc.
Audit & Supervisory
Board
Kazuhiko Azumi
Corporate auditor
Mitsuhiro Nagata
Outside auditor
Megumi Shimizu
Outside auditor
Head office
Nissin Aoyama Bldg. 5F, 3-2-4 Kita Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0061 Japan
Number of
employees
Consolidated: 141 (as of Jan 2016)
Business Activities
Building new businesses and investments in the field of EdTech,
Providing IT solutions and platforms for the education industry,
Supporting next generation education and school management systems.
Bank of Account
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. / Iidabashi Branch
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. / Kanda Branch
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation / Hibiya Branch
Shinsei Bank, Limited / Head Office
Aug. 2001
Evidus, Inc. starts the Computerized Assessment System for English Communication (CASEC), an online test to evaluate English communication ability.
Oct. 2001
The Japan Institute for Educational Measurement, Inc. (JIEM) is established in Yokodera, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo.
May 2002
Evidus merges with JIEM
Jul. 2006
JIEM is subcontracted to conduct the National Survey of Academic Achievement and Learning (Junior High School) by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (No. of examinees: approx. 1.2 million).
May 2007
JIEM is commissioned with support operations of the OECD Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2009.
Nov. 2009
JIEM establishes Edutech Lab AP Limited in Hong Kong.
Jun. 2010
JIEM establishes JIEM Beijing Limited (a consolidated subsidiary of Edutech Lab AP Limited) in Beijing.
Dec. 2010
JIEM is commissioned with the Survey of Academic Achievement and Learning by Osaka Prefecture.
Mar. 2011
JIEM establishes Edutech Lab AP Pte. Ltd. in Singapore.
Nov. 2011
JIEM releases 'ei-navi' web platform to assist those studying the English language and jointly operate it with Eiken.
Sep. 2012
JIEM establishes JIEM India Pvt. Ltd. in India and starts software development.
Sep. 2012
JIEM acquires Tutor Pvt Ltd. that runs tutoring schools aimed at K-12s in India.
Sep. 2013
JIEM invests in Jiangsu Migo Educational Technology Co., Ltd. that runs tutoring schools.
Aug. 2014
JIEM is commissioned with the Survey of Academic Achievement and Learning by Saitama Prefecture.
Sep. 2014
JIEM establishes JIEM India Cram School Pvt Ltd. in India and starts running a cram school focusing on entrance examinations for Indian Institutes of Technology.
Mar. 2015
JIEM establishes EduLab, Inc. after a share transfer and adopts holding company system.
Apr. 2015
EduLab acquires the U.S. Edutech Lab Inc.
  1. Corporate Profile / History