Kisuke Urahara is a supporting character in the anime/manga series Bleach. He is the former captain of the 12th Division, as well as the founder and 1st President of the Shinigami Research and Development Institute.
He currently lives in the Human World after being exiled, where he owns a small convenience store, “Urahara Shop”, which doubles in selling Shinigami items. The shop is maintained by Urahara himself, as well as his employees Tessai Tsukabishi, Jinta Hanakari, and Ururu Tsumugiya. He is also a longtime friend of Yoruichi Shihōin and a mentor of Ichigo Kurosaki.