Edward Senju is the Regional Chief Executive Officer at Sansan Inc.
Sansan provides an ever-expanding suite of software tools that serve as business infrastructure and drive digital transformation.
Its two mainstay B2B products are the namesake “Sansan”, a cloud-based contact management tool for corporations and a cloud-based invoice management tool, “Bill One.”
Sansan also offers “Eight”, a personal business networking application centred on contacts and career management, as well as a cloud-based contract management tool, “Contract One.”
Edward was instrumental in the growth and expansion of the company from Japan to other parts of Asia.
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