Workspace & Community for Tech Startups

Meet the team






Master of the Innoverse



Tech Evangelist



Stand innovation maker



Chaos Organizer


Who will you meet in Place2B ?


Sébastien Béal and his team

Telecom engineer turned entrepreneur in Japan and passionate about innovation in retail, he created Locarise, a next generation retail analytics solution.


Locarise is a platform that organizes, analyzes, and aggregates massive volumes of diverse data from the brick-and-mortar world of stores to improve accuracy and insights.



Yan-Tarō Clochard and his team

Yan-Tarō is the director for Secure-IC in Japan (since it was launched in Japan in November 2016), as well as Head of Sales for the Northern Asia region. He is a former member of the department for Science and Technology of the French Embassy in Japan, focusing on ICT cooperation (especially cybersecurity, 5G, AI, etc.). He previously was working in the Telecommunication industry.


Secure-IC is developing cutting-edge security solutions for electronic embedded systems and connected objects to protect them against cyber threats and physical attacks.



Guillaume De Malzac

Guillaume is an ex corporate and market finance analyst who turned entrepreneur in the need to build a meaningful product. Following his passions, he co-founded AR24 in France and seasonnally manages the company from Tokyo.


AR24 is the first and only fully electronic certified mail service available in Europe with the capacity to verify any identity online with an automated process. It only takes a few seconds and requires no physical device - only a webcam and an ID. It's the very first legally viable digital KYC service in Europe.



Damien Lettori

Damien is the representative of Digital Surf in Japan and Northen Asia for almost 7 years. After making his first steps in Japan 12 years ago, a few experiences led him to Digital Surf where he manages the technical support, the sales promotion as well as the project management.


Digital Surf has been providing the global industrial and scientific community with surface imaging and metrology software solutions. Mountains® software helps people visualize, analyze and report on data obtained with all kinds of profilometers and microscopes. Application areas include: aerospace, archaeology, automotive, materials science, MEMS, renewable energy, semiconductors etc..