Mitsubishi Estate Group
About the Mitsubishi Estate Group
The Mitsubishi Estate Group has undertaken a number of urban development projects in the Marunouchi area of Tokyo for over 120 years. Today, the Group owns and manages office buildings and other types of commercial properties in Marunouchi as well as in major cities throughout Japan. At the same time, the Group are working to create and produce comfortable living and working environments in the United States, the United Kingdom and Asian countries, leveraging the experience and expertise that we have nurtured over those 120 years.
The Group approximately achieved revenue from operations of ¥ 1 trillion (US$12.5 billion) and operating income of ¥150 billion (US$1,875 million) in 2011.
About the Entrepreneur Group for Growing Japan (EGG JAPAN)
Launched by the Mitsubishi Estate Group in 2007 as a new business project, the Entrepreneur Group for Growing Japan (EGG JAPAN) is a center for developing human resources to lead new businesses and the next generation. The center, which consists of a membership-based business club, Tokyo 21c Club, and Incubation Office, which provides services primarily to entrepreneurs aiming to expand their business, is located on the 10th floor of the Tokyo Shin-Marunouchi Building in front of Tokyo Station.
Incubation Office provides comprehensive business support by leveraging the human networks of Tokyo 21c Club along with business support programs to reduce the fee. So far, five companies have successfully made themselves public through our business support program.
There are approximately 600 Tokyo 21c Club members, including venture company managers with inside-out knowledge of new business development in Japan, as well as professionals, investors, professors, and media representatives. The Club forms platforms to facilitate processes—market identification, business development, marketing, financing, staffing, arrangement for technology and intellectual property, specialized support (e.g., legal, accounting, tax, etc.), training, and various networking—in one place, holding more than 1,000 business matching events, seminars, and other events per year.
The Marunouchi, the largest business center in East Asia, is located in the heart of the Tokyo metropolitan area, which itself is one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world, with a GDP exceeding 200 trillion yen. Situated in such a strategic location filled with native English speakers and bilingual members with the latest innovation information, EGG JAPAN is ready to provide efficient assistance with challenges such as market identification, financing, and staffing by eliminating language barriers and complex cultural issues.
If you have plans to launch your business in Japan and East Asia, EGG JAPAN is here to help you achieve that.