We started in 1997 as a group of impassioned people gathered around a table in a small office in Tokyo. Today, with a transformative presence in e-commerce,
Our services connect hundreds of millions of users who spend more, are more sophisticated, and place themselves consistently ahead of the curve. By understanding and responding to their needs and desires, we bring them the joy of discovery and empowerment.
In everything we do, we remain true to the entrepreneurial spirit of our founder and CEO, Hiroshi Mikitani, who reminds us that innovation has the power to make our world a better place and that great ideas are the one currency that truly spans the globe.