Establishing a Business In Japan Japan is one of the most unique global markets; better understanding how to effectively enter the market is a big hurdle. We can walk you through the process by identifying which is the best strategy for you - based on your technology, products and / or services.
Some of the options include: establishing a direct sales office, utilizing channel distribution and / or system integrators. If you decide to establish a sales office, then you’ll need to register either a Kabushiki Kaisha (K.K.) or a Godo Gaisha (G.K.); which business model do you chose and what would be the potential benefits to your organization.
Business registration requires a lot of paperwork (in Japanese), multiple trips to a several Japanese Government Bureaus, a local Representative Director...etc. We can support you locally with this process, or network you with professionals who specialize within those key areas.
Additionally we can refer you to trusted, local blinigual professionals such as; Accountants, Lawyers, Industrial Real Estate Professionals...etc.
Finding a suitable office location is also key to attracting talent; this is not to say that you need to be located in the heart of Tokyo, however, based on your technology, there are preferred areas to establish businesses here in Japan, we can advise and support you with this process.
One of the most challenging tasks is identifying the right person to kick start your business – we have expertise in identifying such candidates. The right entrepreneurial professional, can in fact, take care of the entire initial business establishment.
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