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Tomoya Nakamura

Dean, GLOBIS University
At GLOBIS, Mr. Nakamura teaches subjects in leadership and conducts global training programs for corporate clients. Prior to GLOBIS, he worked at Marubeni Corporation. While seconded to Advantage Partners, he worked on the reorganization of invested companies. As a general manager of Fuji Machinery Mfg. & Electronics Corporation, he contributed to the rapid reorganization of the company. As senior managing director at Sun-Life Corporation, he introduced a progressive ESOP for more than 250 employees, including part-time workers.

Mr. Nakamura earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Hitotsubashi University.
Career Success
OCT 21, 2016

Gratitude: The Secret Weapon for True Global Leadership

I naively used to think of successful global leaders as “superhuman” leaders of international organizations—experts on international affairs who spoke…

Career Success
DEC 9, 2015

Leveraging Diversity (to stay fit in a fast-changing world)

How does an individual build his/her career, or an organization thrive in this fast-changing world that is highly globalized and volatile? According to Takashi Hata, the Management Committee Chairman of Affiliate Companies who previously headed Nissan’s emerging markets – Africa, the Middle East and India – an ability to leverage diversity is the key.

Career Success
DEC 26, 2014

The Contemporary Meaning of Yomeigaku

I started to write this column after reading Wang Yangming’s Instructions for Practical Living at the Temple of Confucius in…

Global Japan
OCT 7, 2014

Global Skills and Leadership Education: Perspectives from Asian Business Schools

By Ravi Kumar, Tomoya Nakamura, Hellmut Schutte and Yoko Ishikura. < Session Title > G1 Global Conference 2014 Breakout Session III <A > Global…

Woody Wade: “Scenario Planning” – Thinking Differently about Future Innovation

Mr. Woody Wade, Principal, Wade & Company, talks about “Senario Planning” and its real-world applications.

Career Success
AUG 21, 2013

Gender Diversity: Are We Serious Enough?

Mr. Georges Desvaux, the managing partner of McKinsey’s Japan office, co-author of the consulting firm’s “Women Matter” report series, speaks on the issue of gender diversity in business, with emphasis on diversity in leadership positions.

Global Japan
FEB 5, 2013

Rising Above: Using Asia’s Strengths to Build a Global Career 3/3

If the 21st century is indeed “the Asian century,” where does Japan stand and how can we hitch a ride on this road to greater global influence? To discuss these issues and more, GLOBIS welcomed Professor Yoko Ishikura as a special guest for our first Professional Seminar in 2013. Prof. Ishikura shared her insights on how to forge an exciting global career and discuss with GLOBIS Dean Tomoya Nakamura how Japanese, and Asians in general, can differentiate themselves and tap into a global market which is increasingly focused on our region. As educational professionals and Harvard Business School alumni, Prof. Ishikura and Mr. Nakamura also discussed the role of an MBA as an essential tool in building a global career.

Global Japan
FEB 4, 2013

Rising Above: Using Asia’s Strengths to Build a Global Career 2/3

If the 21st century is indeed “the Asian century,” where does Japan stand and how can we hitch a ride on this road to greater global influence? To discuss these issues and more, GLOBIS welcomed Professor Yoko Ishikura as a special guest for our first Professional Seminar in 2013. Prof. Ishikura shared her insights on how to forge an exciting global career and discuss with GLOBIS Dean Tomoya Nakamura how Japanese, and Asians in general, can differentiate themselves and tap into a global market which is increasingly focused on our region. As educational professionals and Harvard Business School alumni, Prof. Ishikura and Mr. Nakamura also discussed the role of an MBA as an essential tool in building a global career.

Global Japan
FEB 1, 2013

Rising Above: Using Asia’s Strengths to Build a Global Career 1/3

If the 21st century is indeed “the Asian century,” where does Japan stand and how can we hitch a ride on this road to greater global influence? To discuss these issues and more, GLOBIS welcomed Professor Yoko Ishikura as a special guest for our first Professional Seminar in 2013. Prof. Ishikura shared her insights on how to forge an exciting global career and discuss with GLOBIS Dean Tomoya Nakamura how Japanese, and Asians in general, can differentiate themselves and tap into a global market which is increasingly focused on our region. As educational professionals and Harvard Business School alumni, Prof. Ishikura and Mr. Nakamura also discussed the role of an MBA as an essential tool in building a global career.

Career Success
DEC 18, 2012

Who Becomes Top Management, Who Doesn’t?

It has been more than twenty years since I entered the working world. My first job out of university was with…