Genki is a Gunma Prefecture-native, born in 1993. He is an alumnus of the Graduate School of Fundamental Science and Engineering, Waseda University, where he studied human augmentation. In 2016, he began working part-time for an ad creative agency and later joined the firm as an interactive engineer in 2018 as a new grad. He took part in various projects focusing on client-side system development for in-house content, interactive installations, AR apps, and creative direction/streaming for live events. Joined Whatever in 2021.