Apex is an executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of bilingual professionals from mid to senior level management positions for the Japan market.

At Apex, we believe that great personnel are priceless and we are passionate about finding the very best person for your business. We provide our clients with a profound recruitment advantage because our consultants are experienced, as well as industry specialists with an in-depth understanding of the industry, market trends and human capital. Apex works closely with multinational companies already established in Japan, as well as start-ups looking to grow within the Japanese market.



Discuss your experience and career goals and receive recommendations for your career development. Your future goals and career preferences are always the priority when an Apex consultant is supporting you.


We have multiple search options to fit your needs: Retained, Contingency, Exclusive Contingency, and other hybrid models. Please contact us for more information.


Apex’s Consultants come from a wide range of cultural backgrounds, and bring with them a strong understanding of Japanese culture and business practices. They work tirelessly with professionals to match them to our global client portfolio, operating in close contact throughout the entire process.




Apex Awards

Apex has been acknowledged for its excellence within the execuitve search industry, receiving the Recruitment International awards for The Growth Company of the Year 2014, The Life Sciences Recruitment Company of the Year 2015, The Best Medium Sized Recruitment Company To Work For 2015, and most recently, Healthcare & Life Sciences Recruitment Company of the Year 2019.