Japan Business Network (JBN)

PwC’s Japanese Business Network (JBN) brings together a diverse group of professionals dedicated to creating a bridge between the United States and Japan. With a range of bilingual professionals experienced in working internationally, we support Japanese companies as they expand in the United States and US-based companies doing business in Japan.

We help our clients overcome increasingly complex issues including financial reporting, tax, deals, human resources management, supply chain, sustainability, and risk management. We help businesses operate across borders, enter new markets, and transform their organizations to meet the needs of tomorrow.

Our skills allow us to work fluently and fluidly across Western and Japanese cultures to ensure seamless communication for a shared result. With more than 100 bilingual specialists backed by 50,000 industry and functional experts, we are committed to understanding your needs and helping solve your business issues.

Our services:

PwC leverages capabilities of the Japanese team and relevant local teams to provide comprehensive solutions to Japanese clients:

We offer seminars and events that are specific to Japanese companies doing business in the US. Watch for details of future events.

US Accounting, Tax and Business Newsletters (in Japanese)

We published “US Accounting, Tax and Business Newsletters” periodically, which were written in Japanese and encompassed the recent trends and updates within the accounting, tax and business areas in order to assist Japanese businessmen. The newsletters were written in turns by each of the professional staff of PwC Japanese Business Network.

For the past editions, please visit the Archive at http://www.pwc.com/jp/ja/taxnews-international-us/index.jhtml (in Japanese)

To subscribe, please go to the link and register your e-mail address:

  1. Input your e-mail address from the linked website.
  2. You will receive an automated e-mail to the e-mail address you’ve registered.
  3. Go to the link within the e-mail and re-enter your e-mail address.
  4. Click “Manage Subscription” link from the Management Subscription screen.
  5. Choose the publications you would like to subscribe.


Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that services Fortune 500 companies and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is the company for you. At PwC, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

You can also reach out to the following contact for each line of service:


  • Undergraduate in Accounting or Economics, or higher
  • Fluent in both Japanese and English
  • Japan CPA or US CPA licensed (preferred)

Please submit the resume to the following contact:

Masaru Onoda, Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP – San Francisco, CA
Email: masaru.onoda@us.pwc.com


  • Undergraduate in Accounting or Tax, or higher
    Or with two or more years of experience in taxes
  • Fluent in both Japanese and English
  • Japan CPA/tax accountant or US CPA licensed (preferred)

Please submit the resume to the following contact:

Takaaki Tokuhiro, Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP – New York, NY
Email: takaaki.tokuhiro@us.pwc.com