Yumiko Kawakami

Yumiko Kawakami joined the Stanton Chase Tokyo Office in July 2013 with 5 years’ experience in bilingual recruiting.

She started her first career at The Sumitomo Bank Limited, in one of the first M&A advisory teams in Japanese financial institutions in Tokyo.

After working in a multicultural environment in Japan and the U.S., as member of the advisory teams in cross-border transactions, she turned to a new career: recruitment. She supported various clients and professionals, in such as Fortune 500 global companies, as well as innovative start-up companies, in IT, Manufacturing, Consumer goods, Logistics, Commerce and Service/Hospitality industries.

Her passion is to make invisible contributions to the success and sustainable development of both the company and the individuals.

She graduated from Seikei University in Tokyo, majoring in Law.

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