About us


  • Naoshi Takahashi President and CEO

  • Masamitsu Kataoka Vice President and Representative Director

  • Shunsuke Masaki Executive Director

  • Yoko Nakai Executive Director

  • Chie Kubota Executive Director

  • Ryujiro Abe Executive Director(Part-time)

  • Yasuhiro Yamada Executive Director(Part-time)

  • Yukio Imazeki Audit & Supervisory Board Member

  • Go Kondo Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Part-time)

  • Mikio Noboru Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Part-time)


An international network of 2,200 schools, from individual education to sports. YARUKI Switch group is a general education group with individual education cram schools, early childhood classes, kids sports schools,
English conversation schools for children, English afterschool childcare, bilingual kindergarten and childcare facilities throughout Japan.
We support the education of over 130,000 children in 2,200 schools within Japan and internationally.
We cheer on the dreams and lives of children around the world by finding the jewel inside each and every single one and explore the infinite possibilities within them.