Goalist Co.,Ltd.
Main Office
7F, Urban Square Kanda Building, 1-18 Kandasudacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Miyazaki Branch
Group Companies
HRog Co.,Ltd.
HumAIn Co.,Ltd.
Goalist Vietnam Limited Liability Company
​Goalist India Technologies Private Limited
5 January 2011
Managing Director: Ryo Kato
Director: Takeo Kikuchi
Executive Officer: Takanashi Yoichi
Global HR
IT Solutions
Management and administrative services for subsidiary companies
Group Business
HR Big Data「Operated by HRog Co.,Ltd.
AI Development「Operated by HumAIn Co.,Ltd

Ryo Kato

Managing Director

Joined Saint-Media after dropping out of Kansai University. Worked with new ventures at Saint Media until taking up a position as CEO of a subsidiary catering to the recruitment industry. Then, started several projects in the IT / Web space, including management consulting for IT startups, until 2010. Founded Goalist in 2011.

Takeo Kikuchi

Director (Managing Director of HRog Co.,Ltd.)

Graduated from Osaka Prefecture University in 2009 and joined Career Design Center Co.,Ltd. Experienced Corporate Sales, Sales Planning, Product Management, Marketing and becoming Editor in Chief. Joined Goalist in 2017 as the Editor in Chief of HRog, and became a director in 2019. CEO of HRog Co.,Ltd since 2021.

Yoichi Takanashi

Executive, Global HR Department Head

Joined Recruit Career Co.,Ltd. in 2003, after graduating from Japan University. Worked in corporate sales, sales planning, and overseas business ventures. Became MD of Reeracoen Singapore Pte. Ltd. in 2015. Joined Goalist as an executive officer in 2020.

Takeshi Ootsuka

Project・Operations Department Head (Director of HRog Co.,Ltd)

Experienced multiple roles in the IT industry since 2002, from Team Leader to consultant. Founded his own business in 2012 that aided SMEs in managing the installation of scratch and package systems. Joined Goalist in 2017, as a product manager and headed the Solutions Department. Director of HRog Co.,Ltd since 2021.

Pattamada Ponnapa Chinnapa

Full-stack・AI Engineer(CEO of HumAIn Co.,Ltd

Co-founded Algo Co.,Ltd. in 2013 while studying at Waseda University. After graduating, joined Goalist in 2017. Set up and led the AI team at Goalist. CEO of Humain Co.,Ltd from 2021.

Asumi Shimizu

Design Department Head

Graduated from Aoyama Gakuin University and worked at Works Applications Co.,Ltd before joining Goalist in 2016. Experienced both back office as well as design work and became the Design Department Head in 2020.

Ami Okada

Publicity and Hiring Officer

Graduated from Yamaguchi University in 2017 and joined Goalist. Worked in sales for the HRog Service, and in 2019 became responsible for launching the new Global HR business. In charge of publicity and recruiting since 2020.

Vivek Amilkanthawar

Full-stack・AI Engineer, (CTO of HRog Co.,Ltd)

Joined NTT DATA Corporation after graduating from the University of Pune in India. Came to Japan in 2018 and worked as a full-stack / AI engineer after joining Goalist. CTO of HRog Co.,Ltd. since 2021.

Bing Cun


Born in China. Graduated from Fudan University, and then from University of Tokyo with a Master's degree in Comparative Literature. Joined Goalist in 2019, and worked as a Career Consultant and Web Marketer. In charge of finance since 2020.

2021, Jun
Launched Jopus Connecter (For Companies, For Candidates), a recruitment service connecting foreigner job seekers with companies and foreigner employees in Japan.
2021, Apr
Goalist Vietnam Recruitment Page opened.
2021, Mar
Founded ​Goalist India Technologies Private Limited in Bangalore, India.
2021, Feb
Goalist Miyazaki Branch opened.
2021, Jan
Spun-off HR Big Data business as HRog Co.,Ltd.
2021, Jan
Spun-off AI Development business as HumAIn Co.,Ltd.
2020, Aug
Expanded Goalist Vietnam office
2020, Jul
Closed Osaka branch office in lieu of remote work environment
2020, Apr
Released "Datist", a service that assists companies using big data.
2019, Sep
Launched Migi-ude, a matching platform for the manufacturing industry.
2019, Apr
Founded Goalist Vietnam, a local subsidary of Goalist and began operations in Ho Chi Minh City.
2019, Feb
Launched Jopus Scout a recruitment platform to match companies looking to hire foreign talent with people who fit their needs.
2019, Jan
Launched Jopus Biz, a content platform aimed at companies who would like to work with foreign talent.
2018, Sep
Launched Jopus, a content service for foreigners looking for jobs in Japan.
Launched Jopus Career, a job placement service for foreign talent in Japan.
2018, Jan
Launched HRog Solutions, a development and operations outsourcing service specialized in HR technology.
2017, Jun
Launched HRog Map, a service that increases hiring ability using analysis based on location and salary.
2017, May
Launched advertisement services as part of HRog, a database and news media service for the HR Industry.
2017, Mar
Launched Line stamps for the HRog mascot "HRogunn"
2017, Feb
Rebranded existing services and created the HRog Series. Listlus became HRog List, 3Chart became HRog Chart.
2017, Jan
Opened the Osaka office in Sakaisuji Honmachi
2016, Jul
Increased office size to accommodate growth
2016, Apr
Started hiring of fresh graduates, first batch joins Goalist
2016, Feb
Became a PrivacyMark entity
2015, Mar
Launched Kaigo (care-giving) Job Market Research with SMS. CO., LTD.
2014, Nov
Launched the HRog App for iOS.
2014, Jun
Launched 3Chart (today known as HRog Chart), a tool to perform analysis of the job listing market.
2014, Apr
Moved office to Kanda to accommodate growth.
2013, Nov
Launched HRog, a database and news media service for the HR Industry.
2013, Jun
Moved office to Shimbashi to accommodate growth.
2012, Dec
Launched Listlus, a high quality Client List creation tool (today known as HRog List)
2011, Aug
Launched a specialized curation media for the HR Industry (today known as HRog)
2011, Jan
Goalist was founded

Tokyo Head Office7F, Urban Square Kanda Building, 1-18 Kandasudacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo

6 minutes walk from Kanda Station (JR Chuo Line, JR Yamanote Line, Tokyo Metro Ginza Line)
4 minutes walk from Awajicho Station (Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)
7 minutes walk from Iwamotocho Station (Toei Shinjuku Line)
8 minutes walk from Akihabara Station (JR Keihin Tohoku Line, JR Sobu Line, JR Yamanote Line, Tsukuba Express)

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Miyazaki Branch Miyazaki Nanairo-Higashi Building 8F( Inside of ATOMica) , 3-10-32Tachibana-dori-nishi, Miyazaki-city, Miyazaki Prefecture

10 minute walk from Miyazaki Station on the JR line.

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Goalist Vietnam LLC

The Hive District 1, 26 Huynh Khuong Ninh, Da Kao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

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