Government Relations

Helping you navigate
Japan’s policy landscape

As a leader in regulatory and government relations advice in Japan, we help our clients understand and navigate the country’s complex policymaking processes and build valuable long-term relations with policymakers at all levels – locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.

Policy monitoring and analysis

Policy monitoring and analysis

Regulatory changes can create both opportunities and risks, and it is vital to know what is in store for your line of business. Through careful monitoring of policy and regulatory changes, we help you make the right decisions.

Strategy development

Strategy development

Whether you need long-term support building or imminent issue handling, government relations activities require a clear roadmap for success. Kreab will help you define your goals and create a strategy that works.

Stakeholder mapping

Stakeholder mapping

Policy decisions involve a number of entities at various levels, including ministries, legislators, industry bodies and opinion leaders. Through our in-depth knowledge of the roles and interests of each of the parties involved, we help clients identify the stakeholders that matter.

Strategic meetings and relationship building

Strategic meetings and relationship building

Having identified the stakeholders that are relevant to your business, Kreab will facilitate face-to-face meetings and help you build long-term relationships among Japan’s decision makers.

Training and team building

Training and team building

A good in-house government relations team is a valuable asset for any company. Our consultants help clients build their own teams through tailored training sessions covering everything from the basics about Japan’s governmental structure to practical skills for government engagement.