Weekdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Ashley Sheikh,
OfficeTokyo Office (Headquarters)
TeamLife Science Division
LanguagesEnglish, Japanese
EducationB.A., Murray State University, Two Year Exchange Program, Tenri University

Ashley Sheikh

Senior Consultant

Life Science Division

Since its birth in 2009, the Life Science team has swiftly become one of the most prominent and and rapidly growing divisions in not only en world, but also the Tokyo Life Science market. With a primary focus on pharmaceutical, medical device and biotech companies, en world matches the best opportunities in commercial, regulatory, and R&D with the industry’s top talent. Now, having grown to a team of ten consultants and three researchers, the Life Science team has the expertise, team work, and capacity to deliver outstanding results from Junior to Executive level. As the 2nd biggest healthcare market in the world, Japan continues to attract healthcare innovators looking for top local talent, and the en world Life Science team continues to be at the frontier of the many opportunities ahead.


Born and raised in the United States, Ashley studies for two years at a University in Kansai on an exchange program while enrolled in an U.S. University. He returned to Japan after graduating from University for a year-long internship in the human resources department of a company listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Fascinated by talent recruitment, Ashley joined en world in 2010 as a Coordinator. He was subsequently promoted and is currently providing talent recruitment services as a Senior Consultant with the Life Science Division. Being proficient not only in standard Japanese but also the Kansai dialect, Ashley welcomes inquiries in either version of the language.