Company Profile

Company Name Silver Egg Technology CO.,Ltd.
Business AI-based web marketing services and technology
Founded August 26, 1998
Capital 285 million yen (as of May 31, 2020)
Representative President & CEO Thomas Foley
Head Office 1-23-43 Esaka-cho, Suita-shi, Osaka 564-0063, Japan
Overseas Subsidiary Silver Egg Technology Asia Limited (Hong Kong)
member organization JapanInteractiveAdevertisingAssociation AIR for HUMAN

RecSys 2019

Office Locations


Osaka HQ
Facade Esaka Bldg. 10F
1-23-43 Esaka-cho, Suita-shi, Osaka 564-0063
Tel:+81-6-6386-1931 Fax:+81-6-6386-2101

Esaka station (Subway Midosuji Line):
・1 min walk from Exit 2





Tokyo Office
Okamura Akasaka Bldg. 7F (Formerly: Bosch Building Akasaka)
2-13-1 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0014
Tel:+81-3-5357-1255 Fax:+81-3-5357-1254

Akasaka-mitsuke station (Subway Ginza/Marunouchi Line):
・3 min walk from Exit 11 (Prudential Tower)
・5 min walk from Exit 10 (BIC CAMERA)

Akasaka station (Subway Chiyoda line):
・5 min walk from Exit 1 (Akasaka Biz Tower)

Tameike-Sanno station (Subway Ginza/Namboku Line):
・5 min walk from Exit 7 (Sanno Park Tower)

Board Members

President & CEO Thomas Foley
Entrepreneur and software technologist
Foley spent the early years of his career at Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC), where he was a Principal Engineer in the Artificial Intelligence Consulting Group.At Digital he established and led a team specialized in providing optimal scheduling solutions Digital's worldwide customers.
In 1992, Foley left Digital for Gensym Corporation — a leading provider of real-time intelligent control systems.At Gensym, he brought to market "ReThink", a software tool for re-engineering and simulating business processes, that was subsequently adopted by customers including Xerox, IBM, and USPTO.
In 1996, Foley came to Japan to establish Gensym's Japanese subsidiary and became its Representative Director.
He left Gensym and founded Silver Egg Technology with Junko Nishimura in 1998.


"One to One Marketing Wo Koeta Senryakuteki Web Personalization
(Web Personalization that goes beyond one-to-one marketing)"(Nikkei BP/June, 2002)
"Recommendation Gijutsu No Jissai (Recommendation Technologies)"
(An article contributed to "Data Scientist Ikusei No Tameno Bigdata No Rikatsuyojutsu
(How to use big data for Data Scientists)")(NTS Corporation/March, 2014)

Board Member/Co-founder Junko Foley
Outside Board Member Satoshi Nakashima
Full-time Corporate Auditor Mamoru Tanaka
Outside Part-time Corporate Auditor Yoshinori Hashimoto, Lawyer
Outside Part-time Corporate Auditor Kazuyoshi Tsuda, CPA




Corporate History

August, 1998 Founded as "Silver Egg Technology Yugen Gaisha" in Suita, Osaka
September, 1999 Changed to "Silver Egg Technology Kabushiki Gaisha"
November, 2000 Released recommendation software product "Aigent One-to-one Server"
March, 2003 Released recommendation service "Aigent ASP", the first performance based recommendation service in Japan
April, 2003 Started providing the service to a big catalog company called Nissen
November, 2005 Released "Aigent ASP for Mobile"
March, 2008 Opened Tokyo office in Minato-ku, Tokyo
March, 2008 Released "Aigent ASP for Call Centers"
May, 2009 Moved Tokyo office to Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
June, 2012 Released recommendation ad service "HotView"
December, 2012 Moved Tokyo office to a new location in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
March, 2013 Changed the name to "Aigent Recommender" from "Aigent ASP"
August, 2014 Released real-time recommendation email service "Aigent Recogazo"
December, 2015 Moved Osaka HQ to a new location in Suita, Osaka
September, 2016 Listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers
March​, 201​7 Released ​AI marketing platform "Aigent​7​"
August, 2017 Patented real-time recommendation email service “Aigent Recogazo”
October, 2017 Moved Tokyo office to a new location in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
August, 2018 Released AI customer targeting tool "Prospector"
November, 2018 Established a subsidiary in HongKong
December, 2019 Released “Image Recognition Recommendation”, an optional service for “Aigent Recommender”




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