Thursday, January 01, 2015


Peter Hanami

Peter’s involvement with Japan started in Australia where he worked as a media planner & buyer at an international advertising agency with a Japanese Car Company account. He was responsible for communicating with the head office and was part of the team which built the brand by launching four new vehicle ranges.

His experience has been gained over the past three decades: he studied abroad in Japan, worked for a number of global Japanese companies, launched a start-up business and travelled the country extensively.

A graduate of the Asialink Leadership Program at the University of Melbourne, He is a qualified corporate trainer with a Graduate Diploma in Education and a Certificate IV in Workplace Training.

Peter studied business at Monash University and has sat the Japanese Language Proficiency Test.

 In 2005 he founded as a reference tool for business people. 

He is the author of four books:

            First Trip to Japan

His research includes:

       Buyer Behaviour of Japanese Students in Australia & New Zealand

Peter has written for newspapers, magazines and websites including the Australian Financial Review, Boss Magazine and ANZ Bank. He also contributed to the book, “Marketing in Australia” by Philip Kotler & Peter Chandler. 

Peter helps people prepare for Japan - Study, Work, Business and Travel.