New Partner Announcement

Shiodome Partners SR Co. is pleased to announce that No-Tas Management and Labor Office has become a new partner of the firm and will be integrating management upon a basic agreement starting April 1st. The two management positions who will be joining are Masakazu Yamaoka (joining as of February 1, 2022) and the representative of No-Tas Keisuke Takahashi (joining as of April 1, 2022). No-Tas Management and Labor Office will be moving operations from Ashikawa, Hokkaido to the Tokyo H.Q. in Shiodome.

1. Profile

Masakazu-Yamaoka

Masakazu Yamaoka
After leaving the Tokyo Social Insurance Bureau, he began focusing on human resources and labor affairs, mid-career recruitment, revision and operation of rules and regulations, labor management, and payroll operations for business firms. In February 2022, he joined Shiodome Partners SR Co. as a new partner. Graduate from Tokyo University of Science, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical Engineering. Certified labor and social insurance attorney.

Keisuke Takahashi
After graduating, he worked as a consultant in a Tokyo-based business firm, focusing on human resources and labor relations. In April 2022, following the merger of No-Tas Management & Labor Office and Shiodome Partners SR Co., he joined Shiodome Partners as a partner of the firm.

Graduate from Ritsumeikan University, Faculty of Law, majoring in law.

Keisuke-Takahashi

2. Management Integration

(1) Purpose of Management Integration
Shiodome Partners SR Co. and No-Tas Management & Labor Office both have supported the growth and development of their respected clientele by providing high-quality professional services. The two firms have decided to merge in order to continue to provide high quality services to their clients who are growing exponentially.

(2) Summary of Management Integration

(1) Schedule of business integration
Agreement on management integration: February 1, 2022
Date of business integration: April 1, 2022

(2) Name and location after merger
Corporate name: Shiodome Partners SR Co.
Location: 33rd Floor, Shiodome City Center, 1-5-2, Higashishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-7133, Japan
URL: https://shiodome.co.jp/sps/

3. Outline of both firms

Shiodome Partners SR Co.
Location: 33rd Floor, Shiodome City Center, 1-5-2, Higashishimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-7133, Japan
Representative: Satoshi Sekiguchi
Date of establishment: September 2020
Corporate History
Tomofumi Sekiguchi founded SP Labor and Social Insurance Office in September 2016, which was incorporated as Shiodome Partners Labor and Social Insurance Corporation in September 2020; as a member firm of PKF International, the firm provides high-quality business solutions related to human resources and labor issues.

4. No-Tas Management & Labor Office

Location: 5-1-6, Suehiro 1-jo, Asahikawa, Hokkaido, Japan
Representative: Keisuke Takahashi
Date of establishment: April 2015
Corporate History
Keisuke Takahashi established No-Tas Management & Labor Office in Asahikawa, Hokkaido in April 2015. The firm later merged with Shiodome Parters SR Co. in April 2022.

5. Organizational Structure after Management Integration

We will be further expanding our services to clients with cross-border business operations. As a unique one-stop service provider, Shiodome Partners will continue to think globally, utilize technology, and work with clients to flexibly respond to the rapidly changing business environment. After the integration, Shiodome Partners SR Co. will have three partners leading the charge.

Satoshi Sekiguchi as Senior Partner and Labor and Social Insurance Attorney
Keisuke Takahashi as Partner and Social Insurance Consultant
Masakazu Yamaoka as Partner and Social Insurance Consultant

With the addition of the two new partners and the merger with No-Tas Management & Labor Office, we will increase our efforts in becoming a trusted partner for our clients. We thank you for your loyalty and support.

For more info, please contact the following:
Shiodome Partners Group
MAIL: inquiry-jp at pkfsp.com (replace at with @)

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