“Turnaround Leadership: The Differences between Japan and the West” Webinar

Friday, August 07, 2020
19:00 - 20:15 (Japan Standard Time)
with Satoshi Hirose Register Now Details

Engage with GLOBIS Faculty and Management Consultant Satoshi Hirose in this interactive webinar on utilizing Western and Eastern philosophies for strategic business transformation. Discover not only practical methods but also differences in how to confront and cope with diverse organizational cultures.

In this Webinar:

  • Learn about strategies for corporate transformation
  • Compare Western and Eastern business philosophies
  • Gain insights into coping with corporate culture

The objective of this seminar is to understand core management principles and strategies for corporate-wide transformation and to learn the differences between Japanese and Western (mainly US) corporations during implementation.

Mr. Satoshi Hirose has led transformations for both Japanese and Western companies through M&A and corporate restructuring projects. Drawing from this, as well as his work as a corporate executive and management consultant, he will introduce practical methods to cope with various organizational cultures.

The audience will be learning what leaders need to keep in mind when promoting global expansion and transformation in their companies.

Notes about this interactive online event

This event will be held live online. Upon registration, a link will be sent to your email address with a URL and details on how to join. Some tips for the event!

  • Join on time as the event will be live (we recommend signing in at least 5 minutes early)
  • Please try to have earphones, microphone and/or a webcam ready for a more interactive experience
  • Have a good time and don’t be shy to participate in the discussions
  • Upon registering, you will receive a link to attend this webinar via email
If you are a GLOBIS student or alumni please register from the Virtual Campus


  • Date
    Friday, August 7, 2020
  • Time
    19:00-20:15 JST
  • Where
    Held live online
  • Registration Fee
    Free of charge


  • 19:00
  • 19:05
  • 19:45
  • 20:15
    Wrap Up


Satoshi Hirose
MSIA(MBA), Carnegie Mellon University
BA in Economics, Keio University
Mr. Satoshi Hirose is Deputy Dean/ Secretary General at Globis University. He teaches Finance, Financial Reorganization, Managerial Accounting, Global Strategy, Leadership and Management Philosophy for both Japanese and English Programs. His latest mission before joining Globis was to turnaround and launch Multi-National Client Unit as SVP/ Co-COO of BELLSYSTEM24, the largest CRM company in Japan, during the period when this company was acquired by Bain Capital. Satoshi started his career at the Long Term Credit Bank of Japan, Ltd. as derivatives trader and corporate risk manager, then joined A.T. Kearney as management consultant focusing on corporate strategy development/ implementation, corporate transformation, M&A arrangements and post merger integration, for various leading companies in Japan and Asia. He then took the role of Corporate Executive Officer, VP in charge of Operations and Technology, Chief of Staffs, and Project Management Officer at AIG/AIU Insurance Company where he led several corporate transition programs including turnaround after financial crisis in 2008. He earned a Master of Science (Business) at Carnegie Mellon University in 1995, and earned BA in Economics at Keio University in 1989. Read more

Upon registering, you will receive a link to attend this webinar via email