Chris Battin specializes in strategic recruitment assignments for B2B software, mobile, and start-up companies.
Chris has been successfully recruiting in the Tokyo IT market since 2012 and has helped numerous emerging technology companies overcome their hiring challenges. Through deep understanding of the local market and by focusing on a high-quality, low-volume recruitment approach, he has helped clients make great hires across their organizations. His successful projects include Country Managers and other top executives along with Sales, Marketing, Project Management, and Engineering professionals.
Originally from Southern California, Chris received a Bachelor's degree in Asian Studies & International Affairs from Temple University, Japan. He later obtained his Masters in Public Policy with a dual major in Economics and International Trade from Pepperdine University in Los Angeles. Before moving into recruitment, Chris worked for the California Asia Pacific Chamber of Commerce helping to expand Asian business in California.
Chris enjoys snowboarding in Japan.