Weekdays: 8:30AM - 6:00PM
Taro Kimura,
OfficeTokyo Office (Headquarters)
TeamAutomotive & Vehicle Division
LanguagesJapanese, English
EducationSophia University

Taro Kimura


Automotive & Vehicle Division

The Automotive and Vehicle Division offers recruiting services for highly industry-specialized positions (sales, engineering, marketing) within Automotive and Vehicle manufacturers (OEM, Tier 1 & Tier 2) as well as agents/distributors across both domestic and international companies. We are able to able support a wide range of individuals across the market through a complete consultation process which involves total market overviews, industry specific hiring trends, in depth and strategic interview preparation, effective negotiation, and continuous support throughout the full recruitment cycle. We have a winning track-record in successfully helping candidates achieve their career goals through building a trusted and honest partnership.


Taro was born in Fukuoka, moved with his family to a small town in Central Java, Indonesia at the age of 2 and spent a total of 16 years of his childhood living there. He returned to Japan in the summer of 2002 and entered Sophia University. Upon graduation he joined an IT Company as a network engineer and was involved in the global operations support for NTT’s global network services. Wanting to pursue a career that involved a deeper sense of value and connections with people, Taro stepped into the world of recruitment 2011 and began his career recruiting in a wide range of specialities across the Finacial Services sector. Most recently Taro joined en World as a senior consulant within the B2B team specializing within the Automotive & Vehicle sector. and is excited about the industry transformation .