Career Consultants

Misa Aoki

Misa Aoki

Manager

​Misa is business partner with the Managing Director as well as Manager in the executive search team. She has successfully completed placements with top Global Pharmaceutical companies and works towards constantly growing her technical knowledge of the industry. With this knowledge, Misa focuses on R&D, Regulatory Affairs, and Medic...

Nina Morita

Nina Morita

Supervisor

​Nina is a Supervisor in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex, supporting professionals in the medical field.She is experienced in working in the recruitment industry, having previously worked as a coordinator at a staffing agency. She feels very happy and honored to be able to support you at a crossroad in life, considering y...

Curtis Jordan

Curtis Jordan

Director

​Curtis is the Director of the IT & Digital Media and Life Science & Diagnostics teams. Curtis has been recruiting in this area since 2005 and has become a trusted partner to his network of professionals and clients. He works on both contingency and retained level positions and has ...

Bar Sanitovsky

Bar Sanitovsky

Manager

​Bar is a Manager in the IT team at Apex, covering areas including but not limited to Fintech and Consulting. He is working with big corporations as well as start-ups, covering wide range of positions such as data analysis/science, business development, sales, customer service and more.Bar grew up in Is...

Jumpei Shimamoto

Jumpei Shimamoto

Consultant

​Jumpei is a Consultant in the Tech & Digital team at Apex.He specializes in a wide range of senior level positions across consulting firms and cloud computing service providers.Jumpei has successfully made placements with top consulting firms.

Ryota Tamura

Ryota Tamura

Consultant

​Ryota is a Consultant in the Tech & Digital Team at Apex, working closely with global top-tier IT companies as well as start-ups.He focuses on hot positions such as Cyber Security Consultant/Architect, as well as a wide range of positions including Sales, Business Development, and Data Scientist....

Shun Ikushima

Shun Ikushima

Senior Associate

​Shun is a Senior Associate in the IT team at Apex, specializing in a wide range of high-profile positions such as Consulting, Project Management, and Enterprise & Software.He is dedicated to providing the best support to both clients and candidates with each unique background and needs, as a diligent listener as well...

Barbara Mrtvi

Barbara Mrtvi

Associate

​Barbara is an Associate in the IT & Digital Media team at Apex. She specializes in recruiting junior to senior-level candidates across the Tech subindustries including, but not limited to: AdTech, Consulting, and Enterprise.Barbara has worked closely with start-ups and big enterprises with the purpose of finding the ...

Paul Neville

Paul Neville

Manager

​Paul joined Apex in 2015 and is our Procurement and Supply Chain Management specialist. He is working in a cross-functional team focusing on Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Consumer roles. Paul has a background in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing and has quickly established connections with...

James Crosse

James Crosse

Consultant

​James is a Consultant specializing in roles across many different areas in the Supply Chain field within multiple industries. He supports mid to senior-level Supply Chain positions in areas including logistics, warehousing, planning and distribution.James has worked in multiple countries worldwide and in a v...

Claire Anderson

Claire Anderson

Manager

​Claire is the Manager of the Professional Services team at Apex. The Professional Services team specializes in senior positions within the functions of Human Resources, Accounting and Finance and Senior Executive Assistants.Claire has been working in recruitment since early 2016. She specializes in the Human Resources in...

Mao Nagami

Mao Nagami

Consultant

​Mao is a recruiter in the Finance & Accounting team at Apex. She specializes in management roles across FP&A, Accounting, internal Auditing/ Control functions in any industries including: Automotive & Transportation, pharmaceutical, Medical Device, Consumer Products, and Industrial Manufacturing.Mao has succe...

Bradley Oxlade

Bradley Oxlade

Senior Associate

​Bradley is in the Professional Services team at Apex, specializing in Finance, Accounting and Human Resources. He has partnered with companies across medical device, pharmaceutical, consumer, energy, and IT/Tech industries, including start-ups and multinational companies.Bradley is passionate about partnering with organizations to sup...

Tommy Cuddihy

Tommy Cuddihy

Senior Associate

​Tommy is a Senior Associate in the Professional Services team at Apex. He specializes in senior and executive roles in a wide range of industries with a focus on Human Resources, Accounting and Finance.Tommy has supported top global pharmaceutical companies with senior roles as well as small businesses and domestic indus...

William Stone

William Stone

Senior Associate

William is a Senior Associate on the Professional Services team at Apex. He specializes in a wide range of senior-level Human Resources, Finance, and Accounting positions across a variety of industries including: Consumer, Healthcare, Luxury Products, Chemical industries, and more.William’s industry knowledge provides a valuable tool f...

Mao Okano

Mao Okano

Associate

​Mao is an Associate in the Professional Services team at Apex, focusing on the roles such as Human Resources and Finance & Accounting.With the global and cultural competency that she has developed since her childhood in Australia, she is determined to provide full support to the professionals to help them make an important ch...

Michael Kaplar

Michael Kaplar

Manager

​Michael is a Manager in the Life Science & Diagnostics Team and has been here at Apex since 2013. He specializes in the areas of Biotechnology, Diagnostics and Analytical Chemistry and does searches for a variety of areas including sales, marketing, applications and service, effectivel...

Chihiro Hirai

Chihiro Hirai

Consultant

​Chihirois a Consultant in the Life Science & Diagnostics team and operates in the Life Science, Biotechnology and Diagnostic fields.  She works with skilled and experienced people in Sales, Marketing, Technical services and other positions to help them achieve their career goals. She prev...

Yuka Maedani

Yuka Maedani

Senior Associate

​Yuka is a Senior Associate in the Life Science and Diagnostics team at Apex, and works across the fields of Life Science, Diagnostics, and Analytical Instrumentation. She communicates daily with professionals with a variety of backgrounds including sales, marketing, application, and service. She s...

Natsuko Nomata

Natsuko Nomata

Manager

​Practice Area: Sell & Buy-Side Front office Positions within Equities & FICC in Asia. The Team Manager of Apex’s award-winning Japan office, Natsuko joined in 2015 from Citigroup New York, where she was Director and Japan Desk Head of Fixed Income Sales. Natsuko’s experience entail...

Keith Dickson

Keith Dickson

Director

​Keith is a Director and the leader of the Medical Device team at Apex. He has over 14 years of work experience in Japan and specializes in Manager and Director level roles in this area. Keith has successfully built and developed an outstanding network of global Medical Device clients and senior level professionals in the industry. He has suc...

Japheth Worthy

Japheth Worthy

Manager

​Jay is a Team Manager in the Medical Device team at Apex. He specializes in Marketing at the senior level for global medical device companies. Jay works hard in helping companies with their search for healthcare professionals, such as Product Managers, Marketing Managers/Directors, and Vice Presidents. He is relentless in his approach to fin...

Hinako Yamamura

Hinako Yamamura

Consultant

​Hinako is a Consultant in the Medical Device team at Apex. She supports roles in the commercial division, especially Marketing Manager and Product Manager positions.Prior to her experience in healthcare recruitment, she worked in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries. Her 10+ years of industry knowledge and experience in both...

Haruka Kanno

Haruka Kanno

Consultant

​Haruka is a Consultant in the Medical Device team at Apex. She is mainly in charge of professional areas such as Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Safety, and Clinical.Haruka majored in English at Tokyo University of Foreign Studies.  After graduating, she worked in the Human Resources industry as a branch...

Yuri Kwak

Yuri Kwak

Consultant

​Yuri is a Consultant in the Medical Device team at Apex. She is mainly responsible for field services, technical support, and customer services positions in the field.She earned a bachelor’s degree in International studies and studied English and customer services during her one-year stay in Canada. After graduating, she...

Ruby Ta

Ruby Ta

Senior Associate

​Ruby is an associate in the Medical Device team, responsible for a wide range of technical positions such as Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Safety, and Clinical Development.Ruby has supported top medical device companies as well as start-up businesses and is determined to find the best matches for b...

Haruka Tadokoro

Haruka Tadokoro

Associate

​Haruka is an Associate in the Medical Device team at Apex, with a specific focus on Regulatory Affairs, Quality, and Clinical roles in the medical device industry. She has been working closely with both global top brands and small start-ups to provide best support. After graduating from college, she worked for an advertising agency. H...

Saki Maehara

Saki Maehara

Coordinator

​Saki is a Coordinator in the Medical Device Team, Consumer & Luxury team, and Supply Chain & Procurement team, supporting the Directors and the teams.Once she graduated from International Christian University, she worked at a large Japanese company in the education field. Communicating with people has always been...

Miho Shirai

Miho Shirai

Coordinator

​Miho is a Coordinator in the Medical Device team at Apex. She specializes in a wide range of position in commercial side such as Marketing and Sales. She is supporting with top global foreign companies, as well as Japanese startup companies in medical device industry. She is always thinking about what is the best matching for both companies ...

Nick Orens

Nick Orens

Director

​Nick is a Director in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. He specializes in a wide range of senior level positions across the pharmaceutical industry including; Clinical Development, Project Management, Safety, Marketing and Regulatory Affairs.Nick has successfully completed placements with top global pharmaceutical compani...

Noa Nakamura

Noa Nakamura

Manager

​Noa has been with Apex since 2011 and is a career consultant in the Pharmaceutical team focusing on Medical Affairs, Safety, PMS, MDs, and related fields. She understands the needs of clients and has been successfully seeking out key Manager and Director level positions as a core member of...

Ouichi Taniguchi

Ouichi Taniguchi

Manager

​Ouichi is the Medimove Team Manager.  He mainly supports sales professionals in the healthcare industry.He has almost 20 years of experience in human resources and recruiting in several areas including the healthcare industry and has significant experience as a salesperson and a trainer.  He ...

Jorge Escobedo

Jorge Escobedo

Manager

Jorge is a Manager in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. His team specializes in senior level positions within the technical areas of Pharmaceutical companies including; Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance, Safety (Pharmacovigilance and PMS), Medical Affairs, Clinical Development/R&D, and senior level commercial roles.

Kyohei Kato

Kyohei Kato

Manager

​Kyohei has been with Apex since 2013 and is a Manager in the Pharmaceutical team focusing on Medical Affairs, Safety, PMS, MDs and related fields. He is a true Japanese business professional and prides himself on his customer service.

Sidney Schaben

Sidney Schaben

Consultant

​Sidney is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex, and focuses on clinical and technical areas in the pharmaceutical industry.He has lived in Japan since 2014 and has experiences working and living in various countr...

Anri Sato

Anri Sato

Consultant

​Anri is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical Team at Apex and focuses on R&D and Medical Affairs positions.From her experience in hospitality and services in the United States, she can help and support you in Japanese and...

Kane Elkind

Kane Elkind

Consultant

​Kane is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. He specializes in senior-level positions within the Commercial and Medical areas of Pharmaceutical companies including; Marketing, Business Development, Corporate Strategy, Quality Assurance, Medical Affairs Leadership, and Operational Excellence.Kane graduated fro...

Yuki Ozawa

Yuki Ozawa

Consultant

​Yuki is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical Team at Apex. She specializes in supporting professionals in clinical, medical affairs and regulatory affairs. Yuki always keeps in close communication with both clients and candidates to ensure successful matches and can provide support in both English and Japanese.

Yuko Matsuda

Yuko Matsuda

Consultant

​Yuko is a Consultant working in the Pharmaceutical Team at Apex and focuses on Medical Affairs and Marketing positions.She is always thinking about what would be best for her customers, and she listens very carefully to understand all of their needs and interests.After graduating from University, Yuk...

Reina Yanagisawa

Reina Yanagisawa

Consultant

​Reina is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. Her specialty is in Marketing, Medical Affairs and Safety.She has worked with top global companies to smaller specialized companies. Her network provides her to have deep understanding of the industry, introducing candidates and clients with the best match.

Nerey Aranas

Nerey Aranas

Consultant

​Nerey is a Consultant at Apex, focusing on mid-career to executive level positions in healthcare and management consulting industries. She works closely with pharmaceutical and consulting companies to support them with their urgent and difficult searches.Nerey has successfully completed many placements in several areas s...

Rei Wagatsuma

Rei Wagatsuma

Consultant

​Rei is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex, with a specific focus on Medical Affairs and Marketing positions.She earned a bachelor’s degree in Finance at the university in Pennsylvania, before working at Honolulu branch for an American travel agency.With her broad experience, she is deter...

Chihiro Gunji

Chihiro Gunji

Consultant

​Chihiro is a Consultant of the Pharmaceutical team at Apex, specializing in the professions in the Regulatory Affairs, Clinical Development, and Medical Affairs.She was involved in the import-export business of networking gear, experienced in having a lot of business trips to six countries abroad, where she had developed...

Satoru Kudo

Satoru Kudo

Consultant

​Satoru is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex, with a specific focus on Clinical Development and Medical Affairs.He had worked for a NPO in Melbourne, Australia, as a manager supporting more than eight hundred multinational staffers and volunteers annually facing poverty or physical/mental disabilities.

John MacAloon

John MacAloon

Consultant

​John is a Consultant in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. He specializes in a wide variety of senior level positions in the healthcare industry including Executive Office, Business Development, Regulatory Affairs, Safety, Marketing, and Quality Assurance.John has worked with some of the top global pharmaceutical companies on their mos...

Risako Kita

Risako Kita

Senior Associate

Risako provides career consultation and support specializing in roles in Clinical, Medical Affairs, and Regulatory Affairs.She places great value on communication so that a candidate who switches job for the first time can feel comfortable with the process.She is determined to provide th...

Ryusaku Osaki

Ryusaku Osaki

Associate

​Ryusaku is an Associate in the Pharmaceutical industry, working closely with both global pharmaceutical companies and small start-ups.He is passionate about matching talented individuals to the right company in a wide range of areas such as Clinical Development, Safety, and Regulatory Affairs.

Rio Taguchi

Rio Taguchi

Associate

​Rio is an Associate in the Pharmaceutical team at Apex. He specializes in roles such as clinical development and project management.He previously worked in the fitness industry, offering his clients solutions to their health concerns.His experience helps him provide professional solutions to candidat...

Chihiro Mizushima

Chihiro Mizushima

Supervisor

​Chihiro joined the Apex team in 2013. She started her career as Assistant in the Professional Services Team, adding a tremendous amount of support and value for four years. Currently, she is a proud member of the Pharmaceutical Team with a specific focus on Safety/Clinical/Medical Affairs ...

Chihiro Kobayashi

Chihiro Kobayashi

Coordinator

​Chihiro Joined Apex in 2018 as a Coordinator in the Pharmaceutical Team, specializing in Medical Affairs, Regulatory Affairs and Marketing.She studied Hospitality Management at Pennsylvania State University. After returning to Tokyo, she managed the Front Desk at a 5 Star Hotel.Her refined hospitalit...

Nao Takuma

Nao Takuma

Coordinator

Nao is a pharmaceutical team coordinator at Apex, supporting professionals in broad area including marketing, sales, PR, PV, PMS, QA, and RA.She is experienced in the service/hospitality industry in Japan and Canada, and communicates carefully with candidates. She is determined to understand candidate’s needs and provide career support...