Jiro Saruwatari leads Egon Zehnder’s Automotive segment in Asia. Based in Tokyo, he provides board consulting, management appraisal, and leadership development consulting to industrial and consumer clients. Jiro is also active in the firm’s Industrial, Consumer, and Board Consulting practices.
Developing strong management teams requires creative thinking. Frank discussions with clients help me propose unique solutions that fit their needs. This is where we provide real value and impact.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Jiro was Manager in the Global Original Equipment Business Planning Department and worked in the OE Sales Division at Bridgestone Corporation. Earlier, he was an Account Manager in Detroit at Bridgestone.
Jiro has a BA in law from Keio University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He enjoys sailing, music, and spending time on the beach.