エー・ケー・アイ・ジャパン

Your Bridge to Asia

Simon Burger

Currently based in Perth, Australia, Simon has been conducting business in Japan for 30 years and speaks fluent Japanese. During that time he has worked in the import and sale of building materials to some of Japan’s largest construction companies, as a consultant to Japanese companies on conducting business overseas, established and grown a vehicle …

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Yasuyo Selemba Honda

Yasuyo Selemba Honda has worked in the field of customer communication for over 20 years specialising in customer satisfaction by widening the usual focus on  Business Manners, to what she calls 「顧客対応マナー」or「Customer Correspondence Manner」 as a way of conveying true feeling to our valued customers. Over the past 20 years, beginning with Panasonic Yasuyo has lectured to …

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Bryan Keniry

Bryan’s specialty is Root Cause Analysis of complex systems issues. He enjoys complexity and has more than 30 years experience with large Telco’s like NTT Docomo, NTT Data, NTT communications and Telstra; manufacturers like Toyota, Nissan, Honda and Denso and various financial institutions.
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Rob Domloge

Robert is British with 35 years of cross-cultural experience in the automotive, aerospace and general industry sectors, spanning Technical, Marketing and Operational roles.
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Akira Kamikariya

Expert Technical Consultant Japanese. Engineer English – business level
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Kunihiko Nakajima

  Nakajima san enjoyed a long career with Yamaha, working on engine development and later becoming managing director global sales for motorcycles. He then served as a board director of transmission products manufacturer Univance. He became connected with AKI through the Japan Strategic Management Society and has supported a number of projects with his connections …

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TEAM

-  Japanese and Japanese-speaking Western team members from the automotive industry to cover all situations

-  Experienced, multi-lingual, multi-skilled – Commercial, Technical, Board Level

-  Able to manage cross-border projects to avoid common pitfalls for companies working with Japanese manufacturers

-  Strong Japanese automotive connection network

-  Provide local communication window (location and language)

-  Flexible – Required resources to suit project timing and needs

WHO WE ARE

  • AKI is a registered Japanese company with headquarters in Osaka, Japan.

  • The company was established in 2006 with the objective of helping non-Japanese companies to work effectively with their Japanese and other Asian counterparts globally.

  • We employ and collaborate with a diverse, multi-national, multi-lingual team.

  • AKI works in an open, collaborative way with business partners, associates and employees – we only take on projects that we believe are feasible and of benefit to our clients.

  • We like challenges and like to find ways to stretch the boundaries of feasibility – we like scoring goals!

  • We aim to complete projects in the minimum time possible so that our clients report favourably on our performance.

  • AKI is a highly cost-conscious organisation – we treat our clients money as if it were our own.

THE TEAM

Performance Improvement

A.K.I. consultants have run business operations in Asia, N America and Europe. Real experience of managing teams across borders and cultures allows us to help identify and remove obstacles to high performance both internally and in customer and supplier relationships. Our team provides a temporary resource to bridge cultural gaps during times when change is …

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Sales Representation and Customer Relationship Improvement

We have successfully created, maintained and improved relationships with companies such as: Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Suzuki, Mazda, MMC, Daihatsu, FHI, Isuzu, Hino, Fuso, Nissan Diesel, JTekt, NTN, Kasai, Sony, Mitsubishi Electric, Fujitsu, Hitachi, Murata, Kenwood, Hitachi Medical, Toshiba Medical, Shimadzu, NSK Nakanishi, Yoshida, Osada, Mitsui Mining and Metals, EMC Japan
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Interim and Directors

A.K.I. associates all have extensive experience of growing and restructuring businesses in cross-cultural, cross-border situations. We can provide immediately effective, hands-on resources to deliver specific projects or resolve specific problems. Management and project resources available include: Sales Marketing Negotiations M&A facilitation Cross-border team-building and problem solving Project management Engineering Operations Logistics Purchasing QA HR (including …

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Feasibility & Start Up

A.K.I. consultants call on their extensive experience in setting up and running operations in Japan when carrying out client feasibility studies and assisting in start up activity. We offer a full service covering: Rent/buy comparisons for land and buildings Staff profile and cost evaluation Equipment and component supplier evaluation Commercial negotiations Construction/installation project management IT …

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Strategy Creation Experience

Some areas in which A.K.I. consultants have assisted in successful technical, operational and commercial strategy creation and implementation in Japan. Automotive Systems and Components: Transmission components Fuel systems Suspension modules Brake components Sealing systems Closure systems (roof system, doors, trunk, hood) Large stampings Plastic trim Precision machined components Medical and Pharmaceutical: X ray tomography machine …

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Merger and Acquisition Support

We support clients in: Target/Partner Search Initial Introduction Negotiation Interpreting Provision of Interim Management Resources With our partner companies we provide: Legal and Financial Services Pre-deal facilitation Post Merger Integration Planning Post Merger Strategy Implementation and Business Plan Execution
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EXPERTISE

  • Japanese and Japanese-speaking Western team members from the automotive industry to cover all situations

  • Experienced, multi-lingual, multi-skilled – Commercial, Technical, Board Level

  • Able to manage cross-border projects to avoid common pitfalls for companies working with Japanese manufacturers

  • Strong Japanese automotive connection network

  • Provide local communication window (location and language)

  • Flexible – Required resources to suit project timing and needs

  • Company Name:

    AKI JAPAN LIMITED

  • Phone 携帯

    080-3403-2260     |   +81 80-3403-2260

  • Address

    4-14-15 Aogein, Minoh-shi Osaka  〒562-0025

  • 会社名

    エー・ケー・アイ・ジャパン株式会社

  • 代表

    代表取締役社長 DAVID SYRAD

  • 本社所在地

    〒562-0025大阪府箕面市粟生外院4-14-15