Apex is an executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of bilingual professionals from mid to senior level management positions for the Japan market.

At Apex, we believe that great personnel are priceless and we are passionate about finding the very best person for your business. We provide our clients with a profound recruitment advantage because our consultants are experienced, as well as industry specialists with an in-depth understanding of the industry, market trends and human capital.

Apex works closely with multinational companies already established in Japan, as well as start-ups looking to grow in the Japanese market.

  • Privately held firm established in 2010
  • Licensed by the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Welfare to conduct executive search in Japan
  • Total of 35 staff at head office in Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
  • Clients are multi-national organizations needing English-speaking Japanese professionals for their Japan operations
  • Strong record of filling middle to senior management positions in the retainer and contingency recruiting market
  • Company is healthcare-focused with primary strength in servicing pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers
  • Company is led by a core group of highly experienced consultants who have been recruiting in the Japan market for many years