SHANGHAI, CN March 7, 2016 – Cornerstone International Group, a global executive search and leadership development group, has established its first office in Japan and 17th in Asia, it was announced this week.
Speaking at the head office of Cornerstone International Group here, CEO Simon Wan welcomed Human Future, a boutique human capital agency based in Yokohama.
“This is an exciting step for us,” said William Liu, Managing Partner of Human Future. “Japan used to be a region by itself for many multinationals but has increasingly become part of a wider market.
“This new association will give us direct, high-quality global access and greatly benefit our growing Japanese-based businesses and MNC clients.”
Liu has over 20 years of HR experience in Japan in various consulting and senior corporate roles. He was formerly HR Director of Elekta Japan, a major Swedish medical device company.
More information on Liu and the new Cornerstone Yokohama can be found here.
“This is an important addition to our presence in Asia,” said CEO Wan. “Talent acquisition today knows no borders and has become a complex management and organizational challenge.
“William’s team brings a strong combination of retained executive search practice and HR consulting that will help firms to meet this challenge.”
Cornerstone International Group serves home-based and multi-national clients around the world with consistent, high quality services. Members own their own businesses and are market leaders, sharing specialty expertise and best practices. Cornerstone International Group has headquarters in Shanghai, China and Atlanta, Georgia.