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Kenji Kasahara

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Net worth 2018: $1.53 Billion
Industry: Technology
Residence: Tokyo, Japan
Country: Japan
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Tokyo University
BIOGRAPHY

Kenji Kasahara was born in Tokyo, Japan, Japan. Kenji Kasahara is #1451 in List Billionaires People In The World. Kasahara founded social networking site Mixi in 2004; it went public in 2006. In 2013 Mixi was losing customers and investors as competitors raced ahead. Kasahara stepped down as CEO but stayed on as chairman. He refocused the business on mobile gaming, e-commerce, dating and apartment hunting. Mixi's popular Monster Strike game has been downloaded tens of millions of times.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2015

$1.4 Billion

2016

$1 Billion

2017

$1.5 Billion

2018

$1.53 Billion

TIMELINE
1997

1997: (21 years old)1999: (23 years old)2004: (28 years old)2008: (32 years old)

1975

Kenji Kasahara (笠原 健治, Kenji Kasahara, born December 6, 1975 in Minoh, Osaka Prefecture) is a Japanese entrepreneur who founded mixi, a social networking site

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