Jacques Deguest

Angestellt, Co-Founder & CEO, Angels, Inc

Tokyo, Japan

Skills

Business Strategy
Start-ups
Mergers & Acquisitions
Entrepreneurship
Venture Capital
Business Angel
Corporate Finance
Accounting
International Business Law
Contract law
EU Law
Corporate Governance
Leadership
Valuation
Revenue Modeling
Process Optimisation
UK Law
WTO Law
Japan Business Law
ICT
Software Development
IT infrastructure
Perl
Strategy
Angel Investment

Timeline

Professional experience for Jacques Deguest

  • Current 6 years and 9 months, since Jun 2016

    Co-Founder & CEO

    Angels, Inc

    Co-founded Angels, Inc, incorporated it myself in Japan, researched and designed business plan, produced the pro forma financial statements using a pro forma general journal. Developing the business, pitching smart investors, building the brand name, coordinating the executive team, maintaining strong contacts with investors. Overseeing every aspects of the corporate activities.

  • Current 12 years and 5 months, since Oct 2010

    Representative Director

    DEGUEST Angel Investment

    Founded, and operating DEGUEST Pte. Ltd. to serve as an angel investment company to support entrepreneurs in Asia in the service industry at a very early stage; typically pre-seed or seed. Provide legal and financial advisory to the invested start-ups. Sometimes acting as a temporary CFO. Also provide cost optimisation advisory services to SMEs.

  • Current

    Co-Founder & CEO

    Angels, Inc

Educational background for Jacques Deguest

  • 2 years and 5 months, Aug 2012 - Dec 2014

    International Business Law

    University of Liverpool

    International Business Law, Corporate Governance, Contract Law, EU Law, WTO Law

  • 2 years, Apr 2011 - Mar 2013

    Venture Capital & Finance

    Globis University Graduate School of Management

    Venture Capital and Finance

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 1990 - Jun 1994

    Japanese Studies

    Institut Nationale des Langues et Civilisations Orientales

Languages

  • French

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

  • Japanese

    Fluent

  • German

    Basic

  • Korean

    Basic

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