Japan Business Association at Ross

Become part of our vibrant community.


About Us

The Japan Business Association seeks to promote a deeper understanding of Japanese business culture and practices throughout the Ross community. We aim to build and further the awareness of the Ross MBA in Japan, and to assist both prospective and admitted students in their transition to Ross. As the primary link between the Ross School of Business and the Ross Alumni Club of Japan, we also maintain and develop new networking and professional opportunities for our members, both domestically and internationally.









Members Benefits

Business events - Meet and greet Japanese companies Social events - Between full time and global MBA students Entertainment - Japanese culture night; potluck parties Travel - Yearly Japan trip Career - Introductions through Japan alumni, and advice for seeking employment in Japan

Our Team

Masaki Takahashi
Keisuke (Kei) Omori
VP of Finance
Jun Takahashi
VP of Student Outreach
Yutaka (Tommy) Tomizawa
VP of Student Outreach
Kazuhisa (Watt) Wataru
VP of Events & Marketing
Takeshi Suita
VP of Recruiting
Yoshitomo Okada
VP of Technology
Aiko Ueda
Deputy President
Yoshihiro (Hiro) Matsushita
AVP of Event & Marketing
Jun Takasuka
AVP of Event & Marketing
Shunsuke Koyama
AVP of Event & Marketing
Shota Nakatsuka
AVP of Event & Marketing
Takeshi Kokubun
AVP of Event & Marketing
Hitoshi Fuchigami
AVP of Finance
Yuzuru Nakashima
AVP of Student Outreach
Naoto Ozawa
AVP of Tech & Communication
Ryo Yoshikawa
AVP of Tech & Communication