Akira Furumoto

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Akira Furumoto

Manager & Management Consultant
Akira Furumoto

Manager and Management Consultant

Experienced trainer with a strong background in sales. Operated and managed sales branch in the US. Skilled in new business development and relationship development for the start-up companies. Possess a large spectrum of training experience both in English and Japanese. Specialize in sales and CS training using LIFO® method. Successfully managed various global projects in Japan, US, Germany, China and Philippines.



  • Innovative Thinking System™ (ITS) Master Trainer
  • Life Orientations® (LIFO) Master Trainer
  • The Human Element® (THE) Practitioner (LHEP™)


Career Experience

  • 2009: Consultant - Global Talent Management Team / Manager - Global Business Development
  • 2006: Sales Manager / LA Sales Office /Consultant, LIFO Division at Business Consultants Network, Inc. US
  • 2004: Joined Business Consultants, Inc.
  • 2002: Internship in HR Department, Long Beach City Hall, Long Beach, CA, US



  • Leadership Development
  • Management Training
  • CS Training
  • Compliance Training
  • LIFO® Training
  • Team Development
  • Innovative Thinking System (ITS) Training



  • MA - Industrial Organizational Psychology, California State University, Long Beach
  • BA - Psychology, Elon University
  • BA - English - Teaching Credentials, Kansai Gaidai University



Japanese / English