Rob Russell

Nationality: British
Time Living in Japan: 22 years
Employer(s): Coach Tokyo
Current Job Title: Coach and Founder
Area(s) of Expertise: Coaching and Emotional Intelligence
Education: BA Communication Studies; MA Cultural Studies; Postgraduate Degree in Psychology
Publications Featured In: Coach Tokyo Net


Favorite Thing About Living in Japan: The independence and variety of opportunities to work with positive and dynamic people
Favorite Place to Visit in Japan: I love to ski in Nozawa Onsen and play golf just about anywhere


Rob is a Tokyo based coach and educator. After many years teaching in Japanese universities he began to reinvent himself and now runs his own company, Coach Tokyo, which specialises in providing tailor made coaching for individuals and companies and Emotional Intelligence training and workshops.
He is an author and regular contributor to the Britsh Chamber of Commerce magazine and is also an amateur song writer, performing at open mics and live houses in and around his home base in Shibuya-ku. He has licenses to fly microlight aircraft and hang gliders and recently fulfilled a long cherished dream by doing an eight prefecture motorcycle tour of western Japan.