Our Work in Japan

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We combine McKinsey’s global expertise with deep local insights to help our clients create Change that Matters.

McKinsey Japan serves public and private companies and government institutions, spanning industries critical to future growth. Our work spans industries critical to Japan’s future growth such as automotive, high tech, finance, and pharmaceuticals. Our teams reflect McKinsey’s global scope and expertise ranging from strategy to supply-chain management.

Impact stories

Japanese skin-care brand gets Latin America makeover

Consumer-products manufacturers face a paradox when entering global markets—to grow globally, they need to be more attuned... than ever to local consumers.

Maximizing new product revenue requires go-it-alone strategy in Japan

Pharmaceutical products are inherently personal, yet growth for pharmaceutical companies depends upon global expansion.

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We help organizations seeking to go from good to great, as well as companies in deep distress and facing insolvency.


We work with established organizations to build and scale innovative and thriving new businesses from scratch.

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