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SOPHYS Corporation is a global human recourse development and Human Resource System Consulting Company based in Tokyo, Japan.

Combining rich experience and skills of our business partnersf worldwide, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and extensive research on the worldfs most successful companies, SOPHYS collaborates with clients to help their managers become high-performing skilled businessmen in the global business environment.

Our training contents are used by Fortune Global 500 companies in Japan to train their managers and employees.

To create new global work style, that makes it possible to work in harmony,
by understanding and respecting diverse cultures.

Company name:
SOPHYS Corporation

Address: iYotsuya officej
160-0011, 1-6-1 Wakaba Shinjuku-ku Tokyo Japan

Contact info:
Tel: 03-5366-4788
Fax: 03-5366-4702

Global Human Resource Development
Global Executive Coaching
Human Resource System Consulting

fariza komori
Abidova Fariza
CEO & President of SOPHYS Corporation
CEO & President of Trusted Corporation

Has a wide knowledge and experience in the cultures of the EU, Middle East, Russia and Asian countries, as she grew up in the multicultural and multilingual environment of Uzbekistan. Speaks fluently in 7 languages (English, Japanese, Russian, Uzbek, Tajik, Persian, and Turkish).

Graduated with honors from Samarkand State Institute of Foreign Languages, having majored in English and Japanese linguistics.

Conducted research work about cross cultural communication, international relations under a scholarship of Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology of Japan (MEXT).

Established SOPHYS Corporation after experience working in major Japanese companies.

Currently providing business solutions to Global Japanese companies in cross cultural awareness, practical business and communication skills necessary for global business environment.

She also holds seminars in regards to successful business development in Japan, to renowned American business schools, and Japanese branches of the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Swiss Chamber of Commerce and Industry and British Chamber of Commerce.

With her deep knowledge of Japanese language, economy ,business culture, and international markets , she is developing practical solutions with IT technology for successful cross-border businesses.
Tsuyoshi Komori
President, CORESCO

Tsuyoshi is the Representative Director and President of Mercer's Japan operations. He has led various consulting activities, in particular for clients undergoing the critical stages of M&A and globalization. As a senior partner of the firm, he is leading Mercer's diversity and inclusion efforts in Asia Pacific Region as the Chairman for Region's Diversity Council.
In addition, he has been hosting a forum for senior management participants called the "C-Suite Club," where he advocates the theme of "Innovate Japan through People."

He co-authored the following books: HR Due Diligence for Successful M&A (December 2006; Chuo Keizai), Post-Merger Integration (May 2007; Nikkei Publishing), Diversity Strategy ?Innovation through Opinion Diversity (July 2008; First Press), Power of neutral brain (January 2009; First Press), HR Due Diligence for Successful M&A - the second edition (April 2010; Chuo Keizai), and Reading aloud is the way for improving your English! (January 2011; Kanki Shuppan)

Before joining Mercer, he worked for McKinsey & Company, where he supported numerous global and Japanese clients on critical top management issues. As a member of the healthcare practice, as well as the retail and consumer goods practice, he spent approximately four years at the Japan office and a year at the New Jersey office in the United States.

Prior to McKinsey, he worked for Nippon Life Insurance Company, where he worked in the HR department and at the sales and marketing headquarters.

He holds an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a BA from Hitotsubashi University.

manish schneider
Manish Mishra
Founding Partner & CEO of Bridge & Sun Corporation

Manish Mishra, a Japanese National, has served as Japanese Subsidiary Leadership Team Member and senior Director for Nihon Microsoft leading sales & marketing, and business development & strategy for strategic market segments for the subsidiary. Manish chose to retire from Microsoft with a mission of helping and supporting businesses to expand in Japan and India market.

Prior to Nihon Microsoft, Manish has been Chief operating officer and Chief Financial Officer for a Japanese biotechnology company where he was responsible for driving business growth and led the company to IPO on the Japanese market. After carrying out complete strategic business plan, Manish founded the Indian Joint Venture for multinational Japanese company, Square Enix Corporation, and served as Chief Executive Officer of the Joint Venture in India for four years. Manish has also been a venture capitalist with a global private equity firm, Apax Partners, focusing on Japanese market where he experienced many private equity investments and growing the business for M&A or IPO.

With his roots tied deeply to both Japan and India, Manish started the consulting & M&A firm dedicated to grow businesses in two most unique cultures leveraging his experience and network in the countries.

Manish has long experience with many leading Japanese public companies in consulting on Joint ventures and M&A.

- Bachelor of Computer Science & Technology, Pune University, India Graduate
- Bachelor of Computer Science & Technology, Pune University, India
- Master in Business Management, Kumamoto Commerce University, Japan
- Executive MBA, Harvard Business School, Boston, US
Ulf Schneider
Founder & Managing Partner of RUSSIA CONSULTING

Ulf Schneider is the founder and Managing Partner of the RUSSIA CONSULTING Group. The group has offices in Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg), Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan (Almaty, Aktau), Poland and Germany and provides consulting services to Western companies with a major focus on practical support in such areas as Legal Entity Set-Up, Accounting Outsourcing, Internal Audit / Due Diligence, IT, Interim Management, Taxation and ERP-Setup.

Before setting up this business Ulf Schneider worked as CFO in the Moscow office of Allianz Insurance. During that time he led projects in financial management, life and pension insurance.

After studying economics in Kiel and at the University of Illinois Ulf Schneider worked for 5 years with Procter & Gamble in financial management, corporate taxation and planning, working in Germany and also in Brussels, Belgium.

Ulf Schneider has made many presentations at different seminars and congresses on the following:
Economic development in the CIS
Business Set-up and Development in the CIS
Due Diligence and Internal Audit - What to consider when operating in the CIS
Accounting / Controlling in the CIS
Taxation in the CIS
International Accounting Standards (IFRS, US GAAP)