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Ben Fouracre Joins Berkeley Research Group’s Tokyo Office

September 11, 2018

Berkeley Research Group announced today that Ben Fouracre has joined its Tokyo office as a Director. Fouracre has been based in Japan for over ten years providing business risk and strategic consulting services throughout Asia–Pacific to both Japanese and multinational companies.

“As we continue to strengthen our presence in the Asia–Pacific region, we are excited to have Ben join the firm,” said BRG Chairman and Principal Executive Officer David J. Teece. “Ben brings valuable industry experience to our clients seeking strategic assistance with complex risk exposure throughout Asia. We are pleased to add his expertise to our already talented team.”

“Japan is an important market for BRG, and we are pleased to welcome Ben to our firm,” said Stuart Witchell, Asia–Pacific leader of BRG’s Global Investigations + Strategic Intelligence practice and co-leader of BRG’s APAC region. “He is an esteemed specialist for clients in the creation and development of global risk programs and brings significant experience to our operations in Japan. Ben brings sophisticated strategic advisory expertise and will be a strong addition to our multidisciplinary team.”

“We are delighted to have Ben join our team,” said Larry Futa, a Director in BRG’s Global Investigations + Strategic Intelligence practice and head of the Tokyo office. “His deep experience working on a strategic level with Japanese multinationals will provide our Japanese and global clients a valuable resource for addressing domestic and cross-border challenges throughout Asia.”

Fouracre assists both Japanese and foreign multinationals with strategic planning, alignment and operational execution throughout the Asia–Pacific region and in Japan. He has coached senior executives in Japan and throughout Asia–Pacific on optimizing high-performance delivery. He also has an extensive track record helping clients with market entry, business intelligence, due diligence, crisis response, brand integrity and design, implementation and review of global compliance systems. His clients have included government organizations and major, culturally diverse multinationals across a broad range of industries.


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