Robert Crane BA, DEC

Director, Equiom Japan

Robert Crane

Robert is Director of Equiom Japan and an advisor to Equiom Hong Kong.

Robert is the founder of Solid Japan KK and Solid Business Solutions Hong Kong Limited and served as Managing Director of both companies prior to their integration into the Equiom Group.

He provides operation oversight and guidance to Equiom's Japan office and strategic regional business development and advisory services to Equiom's Hong Kong office.

Robert has over 16 years of experience advising multinationals and startups in Tokyo and Hong Kong. He also served as Assistant Director for the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) from 2001 to 2006 where he focused on inward investment into Japan. He has helped many companies set up their operations in Tokyo and Hong Kong and has an excellent knowledge of the Japanese market. 

A former president of the Entrepreneur Association of Tokyo, Robert was a founder of Tokyo Executives LLC, a high-level private business community in Tokyo. He is a graduate of McGill University and John Abbott College.