Quarterly Business Forum

The Japan Society of Boston delivers engaging events to the Japan/Boston business community. Through our government and board member connections, we offer unparalleled access to Japanese insights, ideas, and expertise.

Corporate Friendship Committee

Companies at the Partnering Level and above are part of our Corporate Friendship Committee. These donors plan the Quarterly Business Forum and other business-related events with the aim of strengthening the Japan/Boston commerce community.

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Highlighted Past Speakers

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Ken Hokugo

Head of Corporate Governance, Director, Hedge Fund Investments of the  Pension Fund Association of Japan

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Wendy Cutler

President and Managing Director of the Asia Society Policy Institute, in Washington D.C.

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Jason Stevens

President and CEO of Mitsubishi International Corporation
 

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Hirotaka Takeuchi
 

Professor of Management Practice in the Strategy Unit at Harvard Business School
 

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Masahiro Mori

Chief Representative of GPIF American, in New York

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Ambassador Ira Shapiro

President of Ira Global Strategies, Senior Advisor to Albright Stonebridge Group

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Ryohei Yanaga, Ph.D

CFO, Esai Co., Ltd. and Visiting Professor, Waseda University

 

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Kathy Matsui

Chief Strategist at Goldman Sachs Japan