GPS Tokyo Alumni Club

Alumni and Careers

GPS Graduates–Where are they now?

Our Japan Focus boasts one of the largest alumni network at GPS: we currently have approximately 450 alumni around the globe, and of course the number grows annually. Our Tokyo Alumni Club is one of the largest at our School.

International relations employers include:

  • United Nations 
  • U.S. Department of Commerce 
  • U.S. Department of State 
  • U.S. Department of the Treasury 
  • U.S. Navy
  • World Bank 

We are proud of our great network in the Japanese Government including:

  • Bank of Japan
  • Consulate General of Japan
  • Japan Self-Defense Forces
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan
  • Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
  • National Police Agency

By far the largest employer for graduates is the private sector including:

  • Apple Inc.
  • Dell Inc. Intel Corporation
  • Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited 
  • Ernst & Young 
  • Facebook Inc.
  • General Electric Company
  • Kyocera Group
  • Levi Strauss & Co. 
  • Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
  • Mitsui & Co., Limited
  • Nike Inc.
  • Oracle Corporation
  • PayPal Holdings, Inc.
  • Qualcomm Incorporated
  • Sony Corporation
  • The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
  • The Japan Times
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • …. And many more!

GPS Alumni Club

Our alumni go on to hold positions of leadership in government, industry and nonprofits throughout the globe. The GPS Tokyo Alumni Club has more than 150 members and is currently led by Yuting (Janet) Jin and Aska Kuwabara ’11. The club coordinates special events for alumni and current students, as well as organizes local volunteer opportunities and activities with visiting faculty.