東京都

APT WomenAcceleration Program in Tokyo for Women
APT Women Administrative Office03‒6213‒2000

Mentor

Bears Co. Vice PresidentYuki Takahashi

Ms. Takahashi is a pioneer in the housekeeping services industry and is the vice president and senior managing director of the leading company in this field, Bears Co.
The conception of this company is largely influenced by her own experiences, and she is an active advocate for creating new lifestyle for consumers and new ways of job-creation for business owners. At Bears Co., she mainly manages branding, marketing, new business development, and human capital development. Together with her husband, she grew Bears Inc. from a small housekeeping services company to a company with over 180 employees, with more than 4400 registered staff members, becoming the leading company in this domain. The concept of their work is "encouraging and empowering women to realize their propensity for love."
In 2015, Ms. Takahashi established the University of Kaji, the world's first university dedicated to housework research. As dean, she continues to tackle various challenges concerning the state of Japanese household labor.
Her company won the High Services Award in 2010, and the Courageous Management Award in 2011. She has various media presences as a commentator, researcher, and a public speaker in Japanese television and media. She was present (or featured) on a TV show “Cambria Castle“in 2012 by TV Tokyo.
At a personal initiative, MS. Takahashi also contributes as a judge for a business contests, a commentator at “Management & Marketing Strategy Couse” JMA Research Institutes, and as a researcher on housework, Japanese lifestyle and workstyle.

Her motto: love life in its entirety
Dean of the University of Kaji
Vice Chair of the Japan Association of Housework Outsourcing
Director of Tokyo New Business Council Association
Publication: Finding Emotional Balance and Becoming a Stronger and Beautiful Person (book in Japanese, available in Asuka Publications)