Jun Makihara is the Chairman of Neoteny.
"Mr. Makihara is a former Managing Director and Branch Manager of the Tokyo office of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He had a 19 year career with Goldman in New York, LA, and Tokyo, and was a partner since 1992. Mr. Makihara graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in Economics, and from Harvard Business School with an MBA. Mr. Makihara also serves as an outside board member for Global Dining Inc." 
"From 1981 to 2000, Mr. Makihara was with Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he served in various capacities, including as a Managing Director in New York in Investment Banking from 1998 to 2000, as a Managing Director in Tokyo as co-head of Equities and co-branch manager from 1995 to 1998 and as co-head of Investment Banking in Tokyo from 1992 to 1995. Mr. Makihara is a director of Monex Group, Inc. and the Japan Sociéty." 
- "Jun Makihara", (Biographical note), Undated, Accessed June 2007.