Experienced hands-on business leader with over 20 years experience driving growth and change in Japan, combining passionate commercial acumen with exceptional creativity. Launched J-Global Institute of Collaboration in 2015 to help promote Japanese working methods globally.

Jon teaches the following classes:

Global Leaders Program

Global English Mindset

Facilitation Training

Career Planning & Learning Strategy


Former consultant in the Environmental department of the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in France (Paris). Christine arrived in Japan in 2013 and first studied Japanese at Keio University.

After a mission at the EU-Japan Center for Industrial Cooperation, she joined J-Global Institute of Collaboration to support and develop the Learning Center.

Christine teaches the following classes:

Conversation Classes

Business Skills


Rob has twenty years of experience living and working in Japan as a certified professional coach, counsellor and lecturer. In addition to his work for JIC, he teaches a career seminar at Rikkyo University and helps to prepare Foreign Ministry and other government employees for their postings abroad.

Rob teaches the following classes:

Emotional Intelligence

Mastering the IELTS


Born in Dublin and educated in Ireland and the U.K. A career covering 25 years in Europe and 15 years in Asia. Business owner with hands on experience at all levels of the business process.

Written and conducted 1,000’s hours of development courses. A people person with a love of helping others achieve their full potential.

Adrian teaches the following class series:

The Language of Sales


Cornell University MBA graduate, Project Manager at NEC Corporation of America and Yahoo!, Management Consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

After leading the Japan Society of Northern California as president, joined MSOL, Inc. as vice president of business development and project management in March 2014. Executive Director at Management Solutions, co., ltd. in Tokyo since November 2015.

Andrew teaches the following class series:

Project Management