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Company Profile

Prime Business Consultancy Pte Ltd
UEN:200921805N / Employment Agency Licence:07C5682

30 Raffles Place, #23-00 Chevron House, Singapore 048622
TEL (+65) 6610-2601 / FAX (+65) 6233-6800

Representative: Chiaki Kawamura, Managing Director


Our Business

We secure the shortest runway for our client to take off to a new market

We provide comprehensive support for Asian companies seeking to cooperate with Japanese business, by empowering them with our extensive partner networks and expertise in both countries.

In-depth knowledge of market practice comes together with an understanding of cultural differences. We bring our client's business to new heights by helping them set a solid foundation in their new market. we will also work together to chart an optimal roadmap, and provide support at every milestone to achieve maximum results.

Business Consulting Human Resource Consulting
Market Research
Partner Sourcing
Business Risk Management
Publicity Management
Business Registration
Seminar/Event Planning
Business Cultral Training
HR Policies
HR Develpment /Training
Perfomance Appraisal
Employment Pass Application


Message from Founder

Prime Search International was founded in 2006 to cater to the needs of talent acquisition at the managerial level for Japanese and multinational companies in Singapore. Our proactive approach to strategically identify talent markets and commitment for delivery was highly valued by our clients in various industries.

With in-depth knowledge of various industries and high-level business networks, we have enhanced our scope of service beyond recruitment, extending to a full range of business consulting in the region. Our firm provides our client comprehensive support in business development, marketing, administration, and human resource management, helping them establish international operations by embracing the cultural differences, understanding their business practices and servicing as an effective language communication channel between the Japanese and Asian organizations.

We Consider ourselves as a business partner with a hands-on approach to achieve our client's business goals together. We will leverage on our more than 20 years of expertise and experience in the region, to bring about desirable and successful outcomes for our clients.

Profile of Chiaki Kawamura, Managing Director

Chiaki Kawamura was born in 1963 in Shizuoka, Japan.

After graduating from Brewster High School in USA, she studied in the School of Political Science and Economics at Meiji University, Tokyo Japan. Graduated in 1987 with Bachelor of Economics, she joined a European investment bank in Tokyo to engage in capital markets business.

She moved to Singapore in 1996 to join International SOS the global headquarters, one of the world's largest medical and risk management companies as a Senior Marketing Manager to take responsibility in marketing Japanese accounts in Asia Pacific. She joined one of the leading executive search firms as Regional Director for Japanese Accounts in 2000 to focus on talent acquisition in the Asia-Pacific region. She worked in the Singapore head office for 4 years, and subsequently relocated to the Japan office to pioneer the placement of Japanese nationals in managerial positions for Fortune 500 companies.

She returned to Singapore in 2006 to start her own business firm, Prime Search International, to cater to the needs for talent acquisition in Japanese and multinational companies.

She founded Prime Business Consultancy Pte Ltd in 2008, a premier consulting firm with professional team of Japanese and Singaporean consultants specializing in recruitment, business development and marketing.

She obtained Singapore Permanent Resident status in 2002.