Three top e-commerce entrepreneurs from Japan:
Hiroshi Mikitani from Rakuten (http://en.rakuten.co.jp/).
$10 billion market cap.
Teruhide Sato from Netprice (http://www.netprice.com/english/…)
$70 million market cap.
Mikitani and Sato started their e-commerce platforms by themselves and still lead them, while Tanaka joined Kakaku.com (which offers Japan’s biggest price comparison engine, amongst others) joined five years after inception.