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

Aiko Ueda
VP of Student Outreach
Shunsuke Koyama
VP of Events & Marketing
Shota Nakatsuka
AVP of Event & Marketing
Takeshi Kokubun
AVP of Event & Marketing
Hitoshi Fuchigami
VP of Finance
Yuzuru Nakashima
VP of Student Outreach
Ryo Yoshikawa
VP of Technology
Naoto Ozawa
AVP of Tech & Communication

E: jbaofficers@umich.edu

Japan Business Association at Ross

701 Tappan Street
Ann Arbor MI 48109
United States