Francisco Lara, CEO, Teleperformance Philippines
A dynamic, persevering, and people-centred business leader Francisco Lara, the Chief Executive Officer of Teleperformance Philippines, has over 25 years of exclusive experience in not just driving global organizations but also taking their people on a journey to success. He is a man of strong ideologies who leads with a very simple thought of helping people. Francisco or 'Sisco', as he is fondly called, has been leading Teleperformance for seven years with a core vision to create the best possible workplace for its employees and build new ways to empower its employees so that they keep growing with the company.
A Favorable Startup Climate in Asia
By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor
Thanks to the ease of adoption of the latest technologies, the once-complex business problems now have simpler, faster solutions. As a result, new businesses are mushrooming across different marketplaces at a remarkable pace
Trust Plays a Greater Role in Branding in a Post-pandemic Digital Economy
By: Ritesh Jain, BU Head – Prescription & Consumer, Cetaphil
There are far fewer human babies being born on the planet. Much of the developed world – US, Japan, China, EU – and developing nations such as Brazil, Bangladesh and Indonesia
By: Ruchika Malhan Varma, Chief Marketing Officer, Future Generali India Insurance
As the Chief Marketing Officer of Future Generali India Insurance Limited, Ruchika is responsible for FG's brand & marketing communications, product innovation, digital assets & capabilities
By: Conrad, GM, Compressor Technique, Atlas Copco India
When your company decides to convert to an energy-efficient, environmentally friendly air compressor, it has already made the most essential and advantageous decision. However, there are a number of factors to consider in order
By: Ajeya Bandyopadhyay, Senior Operations Officer, IFC
As the Chief Marketing Officer of Future Generali India Insurance Limited, Ruchika is responsible for FG's brand & marketing communications, product innovation, digital assets &capabilities, CSR and web sales.
By: Tulika Srivastava, Head – L&D, Altisource
With over 18 experience in the L&D vertical, Tulika believes in and drives transformational HR through definite strategies and qualitative analysis on performance.
Top 10 CEOs In Japan - 2022
As the world is overwhelmed with pragmatic evolutions across the diverse industries sectors today, leadership categories are pressured to ace the adversities, making a positive impact on businesses today. Though all C-suites roles are consistently transforming businesses across the change management, CEOs had it mainstream, being responsible for the organization entirely. However, rising upto the adverse situations and facing the tough times, the CEOs of today are responsibly helping out organizationsto leverage strategic, financial and operational leadership for the company needs working closely and coordinating with the Board of Directors and other senior leadership team to carve out success.
Doubtlessly pandemic shook the foundation of many industries and hit the economy hard of many countries, both developed and developing, and Japan was not an exception. But thanks to the agile CEOs of the nation for leveraging their out of the box thinking and future-ready attitude to support the economic growth of the country, through industrial and corporate development and business scaling strategies. Be it IT, Education, Manufacturing, Fashion & Design, Consulting or any, their adept business and technology knowledge for business growth is proficiently feeding the hunger of the ever growing business needs of today, which definitely need to be applauded.
CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of `Top 10 CEOs in Japan¬ 2022' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.
|Aruna Basnayake ,CEO
|He is engaged in empowering world-class enterprise cloud companies to thrive in Japan
|Bhavik Shah ,CEO
|A visionary entrepreneur and an Indian business stalwart known for his innovative insights and contemporary skillsets
|Bumpei Yamagata ,CEO
|A leader striving for a better world, he is a motivator and inspirational personality setting creative benchmarks in Digital Solutions
|Debendra Mohanta ,CEO & President
|Inaho Digital Solutions
|He is experienced in IT Application Outsourcing, ERP/SAP System Integration, BPR, and similar Transformation Projects and a pioneer in outsourcing work for Japanese companies in ERP/SAP-specific Global Rollouts, and development
|Gerhard Fasol ,CEO
|Multilingual board director and executive, holds more than 30 years experience in Japan, building Japan business and financing for a regenerative medicine/cell therapy venture developing therapies for immune system diseases
|Jim Weisser ,Co-Founder & CEO
|A serial entrepreneur, has founded and have angel invested in a number of startups in Japan and globally, focuses on the digital transformation and transformative opportunities in Japan
|Kei Koike ,CEO
|Japan Online School
|He provides video courses for business Japanese Tutoring non-Japanese business people in presentation and interview preparation
|Takashi Okita ,CEO
|He was known as one of the youngest CEOs among public companies both on JASDAQ and on Hong Kong Stock Exchange and has served at the Board and Advisor level at several public/private companies
|Tomoyuki Yamato ,CEO
|An aspirational individual focusing on innovation in emerging countries by leveraging advanced technologies and experiences
|Yoshio Matsunaga ,Founder & CEO
|Zero One Japan
|Specializes in helping high-tech companies enter or enhance their presence in the Japanese market