Select List of Authors
|Kazushige Abe||Keiichiro Hirano||Norifusa Mita||Mutsumi Yamashiro|
|Moyoco Anno||Kotaro Isaka||You Shinada||Nao-cola Yamazaki|
|AR3Bros.||Hiromi Ito||Masahito Soda||Shinya Kinoshita|
|Shoichi Haga||Chuya Koyama||Shinya Tanaka|
Cork Inc., a Tokyo-based artist management and literary agency, co-develops new works with writers and artists, and then manages their intellectual properties globally through multiple media. Cork exclusively represents a growing catalog of titles that are immensely popular in Japan and Asia. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Management Team
Yohei Sadoshima (Co-Founder / CEO)
Twitter : @sadycork
Yohei started his career in 2002 as a manga editor at Kodansha. During his 10-year career, Yohei was responsible for such best-selling manga titles as Vagabond (Takehiko Inoue), Dragon Zakura (Norifusa Mita), Hataraki Man (Moyoco Anno), and Space Brothers (Chuya Koyama) amongst others. He left Kodansha in 2012 and co-founded Cork, Inc.
Ryosuke Saegusa (Co-Founder / Partner)
Twitter : @saegusacork
Ryosuke started his career in 2001 at Kodansha, where he spent 4 years as a manga editor and 7 years as a literature and criticism editor. He left Kodansha in 2012 to co-found Cork, Inc. He is responsible for works by Japan's most prominent novelists and critics including Kenzaburõ Õe, Shigehiko Hasumi, Kojin Karatani, Mutsumi Yamashiro, Kazushige Abe, Kotaro Isaka, Nao-cola Yamazaki, Keiichiro Hirano, Hiromi Ito, and Shinya Tanaka.
Yuma Terada (Partner)
Twitter : @yumaterada
Yuma started his career in 2005 with Goldman Sachs Japan as a principal investor in real estate and distressed debt. In 2007, he joined a hedge fund and worked in London and Hong Kong as a global equities investor. Yuma joined Cork as a partner in 2013.