We aim to increase the network of Leaders & Readers through interviews with key people at top international companies and with ambassadors to Japan.
We seek to promote mutual understanding, exchanges and commercial connections between Japan and the rest of the world by appreciating the outlooks of people outside such careers.
President & CEO, Cartier Japan
Veronica Prat van Thiel
Pioneering flexibility and empowerment in retail
Japan Group Country Head, Societe Generale (since September 2016)
Emphasis on adaptability for successful global career
Ambassador of Canada (since September 2016)
Multifaceted determination in ongoing push for progress
President and Representative Director, Nihon L’Oreal K.K. (since July 2015)
Beyond beauty: Setting the trend for working mothers
Chairman and President, JASPA; Board Member, LVMH Japan K.K.
Exceptional skills, passion needed to sell luxury goods
President & CEO, Management, Ikea Japan K.K. (since July 2016)
Helene von Reis
Gender equality critical for Japanese economic success