Weekdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Minami Shimizu,
OfficeTokyo Office (Headquarters)
TeamLife Science Division
LanguagesJapanese and English
EducationDokkyo University

Minami Shimizu

Senior Consulant

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 in Singapore, Minami spent her early childhood in the US. She worked in human resources education in the food service industry for three years after graduating from university in 2009, and she began her work in recruitment in 2012. As part of a life science team at another firm, she specialized in the pharmaceutical industry for roughly four years. As luck would have it, Minami became a member of the Life Science team at en world as of February of 2016. Here at en world, she has been able to use her experience by working in close cooperation with both clients and candidates to lead them to the best possible results. She understands that changing careers is a big decision. Minami will support not only those who are looking to take the next big step in their careers but all other candidates as well, building relationships over the long term. Please feel free to get in touch with her about any questions you may have about your career prospects.