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Executive Search Firm Specializing in Bilingual Recruitment


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



Share your resume with a team of award-winning consultants that can help you find a job in one of 9 industries we specialize in.


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


Career Consultation

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.

Successful Introductions

We have introduced top talent to some of the world’s top multinational companies already established in Japan, as well as start-ups looking to grow within the Japanese market. If you are interested in applying for similar positions or finding great talent, please contact our team of award-winning consultants.

Top 5 Global Pharmaceutical Company

Leading Mobile Technology Company

International Insurance Company

Top 5 Global Apparel Company

Top 20 Global Banking Company

Top 10 Global Luxury & Fashion Company

Top 20 Global Law Firm

Top 15 Global Medical Device Company


We come from a wide range of cultural background, and bring a strong understanding of Japanese culture and business practices. We work tirelessly with professionals to match them to our global client portfolio, operating in close contact throughout the entire job change process.

Global Executive Search Partners - IRC

IRC Global Executive Search Partners is a global professional alliance of retained executive search firm united in their commitment to providing the highest possible standards in management recruitment services. As an IRC Global Executive Search Partners members, as well as the IRC APAC Leader in Healthcare, Apex strives to harmonize recruitment processes internationally in order to provide unsurpassed quality management in search and selection activities.