CDS is a leader in executive search and recruiting services in Japan. With offices in Tokyo and Osaka, CDS has been a close and trusted partner of multinational corporations and start-up companies on search assignments for board members, country managers, and senior to mid-level management roles. CDS is part of RGF – the global arm of Recruit, Japan’s largest recruiting group – giving us wider client coverage and greater candidate access throughout Asia.
Choosing the right career move is an important decision that should be approached with the guidance and expertise of a professional consultant.
Thousands of bilingual Japanese and foreign professionals have worked successfully with CDS to improve their careers. With a focus on quality over quantity and an unwavering commitment to integrity, we develop strong, long-term relationships with our candidates. As your trusted partners, we listen carefully to your needs and aspirations, evaluate your skills and experience in the context of your industry’s requirements, and introduce the right opportunity for you.
CDS services professionals across all industries at the management level and above. The consultants in each of our eight distinct practice groups bring extensive market knowledge specific to your industry. Drawing on our many years in executive search in Japan, we provide insight and guidance to properly advise you in your career planning and decisions.
CDS has deep relationships with many Fortune 500 companies in Japan, as well as dynamic new companies looking to enter the market. With our strength in retained search, many of our clients trust CDS as the exclusive provider for their most important talent needs.
CDS has the expertise, the integrity, and the access to help you succeed in your ideal career.