Date and time: Tuesday, April 18, 19:00-21:00 (doors open at 18:30 ~ Welcome drink) Venue: Gakushi Kaikan
Speaker: Koji Ikeya (BUS 88) Note: The event will be held both offline and online. Discussion will be held in Japanese language Fee: CUAAJ paid member and/or CBSCJ paid member: 6,000 yen Non Member: 7,000 yen Remote attendance by zoom: Free RSVP through https://cuaajrelay20230418.peatix.com
This is an announcement of CUAAJ relay seminar. The event is co-hosted by CBSCJ.
This event is resonating with the third in the series of CBSCJ seminars that CBSCJ has been organizing since last year under the theme of “Looking for Clues to
Revival of Japanese Economy and Japanese Companies“ and the speaker will be Mr. Koji Ikeya, Representative Executive Officer, Executive Vice President and CFO of Mitsubishi Motors Corporation,
and Chair of CBSCJ (BUS 88).
Mr. Ikeya will talk under the title of “Mitsubishi Motors Corporation / Corporate Restructuring Efforts－A Case Study on the Revival of a Japanese Company－” and
will present corporate restructuring activities undertaken by Mitsubishi Motors based on his long leadership experience as MMC’s CFO, as well as an executive of MUFG Bank.
His talk will include a detailed discussion of how a Japanese company should acquire “the ability to generate profits” sustainably by going beyond a temporary
performance recovery through drastic cost reductions and “improving the quality of sales” through higher pricing and lower sales expenses, which Japanese companies are not good
Mr. Ikeya will also review Japan’s lost three decades, looking back on his own experience with MUFG Bank where he was involved in a number of major corporate
reorganization deals in automobile, electronic, aviation, trading house and other industries, and provide insight into what direction we should be heading in to resurge Japan’s economy and
This event is co-hosted by Columbia University alumni association of Japan and Columbia Business School Club of Japan and there will be a reception after the
seminar for all participants to network with each other. So do not miss out on this opportunity. Non-members are also very welcome to attend.