The latest acquisition in MIM’s staff, Roger was born in Los Angeles, California, in 1977, from a Japanese family. His father, Minoru, had worked for both McLaren and Leyton House F1 teams so young Roger has always been strongly connected to motorsports. As a driver, he raced in many American and European series and boasts a long-time participation in Indycar IRL series which includes several Indy 500 editions. A long-time acquaintance of Alex Palou, Roger has assisted him on his way to the 2021 Indycar title. Yasukawa is fluent in both English and Japanese and will represent Monaco Increase Management on the Indycar racing scene alongside Palou.