Digitize The World​

We help our customers be digital and innovative through technology and intelligence, so their collective impact positively changes the world. ​

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Our Founding Story

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Who We Are

Founded in 2021 in Tokyo, Japan, Aokumo is set to redraw the frontiers of opportunities for our customers through technology.

Aokumo is a cloud infrastructure company that helps organizations modernize, innovate, and accelerate their digital transformation on AWS and Azure with Cloud-Native Solutions, Kubernetes, DevOps, CI/CD, and Data Analytics.

We are a team of infrastructure architects, cloud engineers, DevOps enthusiasts, and design thinkers driven by technology excellence. We have more than twenty years of award-winning experience modernizing legacy infrastructure with cloud-native technologies and platforms.

We bring comprehensive market knowledge in Japan and the Asia Pacific region, global connections, and technology partnerships at your disposal to make your digital transformation an impeccable success.

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Our vision is to use technology and design thinking to drive innovation and build a sustainable and equitable society. ​

About us

Our Founding Story

about us

Our Story





Younes Hairej

Founder and CEO


Meet The Founder

Younes is the founder and CEO of Aokumo Inc., a leading modern technology company. Younes is a senior technologist and a business leader with over ten years of executive leadership experience in large-scale AWS and Azure cloud technology migrations, development, and support.

Before founding Aokumo Inc., Younes was the group CTO of Invast Inc. He led a large-scale digital transformation, bringing DevOps practices and a cloud-first approach at Invast. He was instrumental in Invast Global being recognized for the FX-Markets Asia Award 2020 in the Best FX Prime of Prime category.

He holds a Master’s degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Tokyo, a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Nagoya University. He is also AWS Certified and has two patents in wireless communication.

The longevity of companies depends on their ability to adapt to the constantly changing environment. Our platform, solutions, and services provide the foundation for our clients to weave agility and adaptability into their fabric. We help our clients achieve operational excellence and build the foundation for continuous and sustainable value creation.


A Commitment to Innovation, Growth, and Sustainability

Our core values are the foundation of the company's culture, personal growth, and customer success. Our values enable us to move forward on the path of collective growth and evolve with changing world.

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Collaboration and Communication

We make things happen with shared knowledge, open communication, and collective efforts.


Courage and Curiosity

We strive to learn everything about our customers with the courage to ask hard questions.


Continuous Learning

We continuously upskill ourselves and use our experience to serve our customers better.



We aim to be the best at what we do and deliver real business value for exponential growth.


Good Judgement

We make data-driven decisions to eliminate biases in our decision and build the right things the right way.


Integrity and Ownership

We understand our responsibilities towards our customers and business partners and work with complete accountability.


Fostering Innovation with Global Partners

Our global network of industry-leading partners and certifications brings confidence in our customers about our offerings and enables them to expand their global footprints with the right infrastructure. Our strategic technology partnerships ensure that you get the best out of our services and solutions, always!

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We want to help partners evolve their offerings to capitalize on the growth of containers, Kubernetes, and microservices opportunities in order to grow their business and expand their value to customers.”

Amit Gupta
Vice President of Business Development and Product Management, Tigera.


Company Overview

Name of Company

Aokumo株式会社 (Aokumo Inc.)

Business address

1-11-1 Marunouchi, 13F Pacific Century Place Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 100-6208, Japan (Google Map)

Representative Director

Younes Hairej



Business Activities

Cloud adoption and migration services
Digital transformation services
IT strategy development and implementation
Digital technology platform
Legacy system modernization
Digital talent development

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