Representative Profile

Rie Koiwa

Rie’s involvement in market research goes back to 2003 when she joined TNS-NRC (present Kantar Japan Inc.), and she developed a strong background in healthcare market research after assuming the representative position of AKERMA Corporation in 2006.

Her bilingual project management skills have been nurtured in the course of her career under bilingual environment across brokerage services, financial research and property business along with market research domain. The broad international and inter-industrial experience above is the backbone of business approach of AKERMA, who keeps striving for finely-tuned services that meet clients’ needs.

Certificates / Licenses

  • BA, Foreign language and studies, Sophia University
  • English skills
    TOEIC: 960, STEP First Grade, UNATE Level Special A, Examination of Proficiency in English for Medical Purposes Level 3
  • Other skills
    Certified specialist of property transaction (Tokyo #241504 ), AFP (Certified by Japan Association for Financial Planners), Passed CMA (Chartered Member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan) exam, License of Senior Seitai Practitioner (Nihon Iryo Seitai Gakuin School)