Kenjiro Iwano


 

Company: U-New.com, APAA Sports Group Japan

Languages: Japanese and English

Profile: 
As Presidents of U-new.com and Synergy Entertainment Inc., Kenjiro Iwano started his own international freight forwarding business after spending 13 years at Aisin Seahorses: one of the elite pro basketball teams in Japan.  U-new.com has been exporting variety of goods to Japan.

With expertise and strong connections with basketball world, Iwano also manages basketball players as a certified International Basketball Federation (FIBA) agent.  Running as an agent for APAA Sports Group who has numerous clients including NBA players, he currently represents 11 Japanese players, of which 2 players play for Japan national team, and 10 US players in order to help their contractual negotiations with teams.

Education: 
Arizona State University ー Exercise Science Degree (BS)

Accomplishments: 
Emperor’s Cup: All Japan Basketball Tournament
Championship(2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011)
Japan Basketball Super League, Japan Basketball League, and National Basketball League
Champioship(2002-03, 2003-04, 2007-08, 2008-09)