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Curtis Mackenzie

Founder & Managing Director

Originally from Vancouver, Canada,  Curtis is the Founder and Managing Director of New Frame K.K.  Currently residing in Tokyo Japan, he has been living and working in Asia for over 20 years, most recently founding, building and selling a successful IT recruitment firm in 2018.  Expertise includes Startup Ventures,  Business Consulting,  Sales & Marketing, Human Resources, Team Building, Market Entry,  Directorship,  Negotiation & Dispute Resolution,  Financing, M&A.  Extensive Japan & Asia network in the Human Capital, Recruitment and Technology Industries.

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Founder & Managing Director - Vision Consulting Services KK. (2006-2018)  

Co Founder - Tokyo Executives LLC (2010-2019)           

BBA Business Administration (HRM) -Simon Fraser University, B.C. Canada

About New Frame K.K.


Company Name : New Frame K.K.

Established : April 2019

Founder & Managing Director : Curtis Mackenzie


Advisory Services & Japan Market Entry

Startup Accelerator,  Mergers & Acquisitions

Business Consulting

Recruitment Services:  Executive & Mid Career

Capital:  5,000,000 JPY


New Frame K.K. C/O In Control
RoP 806, Ark Hills Front Tower, 23-1 Akasaka 2-Chome, Minato-Ku,

Tokyo 107-0052 JAPAN

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Company Description: 

Based in Tokyo Japan, New Frame K.K. helps startups, small and medium-sized businesses achieve their goals faster.   We work with Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, and Management Teams to help them start, grow, and sell profitable business enterprises in Japan and Asia.  Advisory Services, Business Consulting & Project Management, Startup Accelerator, M&A (Buy & Sell Side), Recruitment.

Our expertise includes Startup Ventures, Business Consulting, Sales & Marketing, Human Resources & Team Building, Negotiation & Dispute Resolution, Directorship, Financing, M&A. We have an extensive Japan & Asia network in the Human Capital, Recruitment and Technology Industries.


Chris Ellis

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Senior Partner

Seasoned business development executive with over 20 years of experience. Offers a robust background in growing companies, optimizing marketing for a diverse array of clients, and recognized for consistently increasing sales for new and existing companies looking to expand. Documented success in creating successful sales and business development strategies. Rapidly adapts new ideas, methods, best industry practices to develop key account strategies in support of client’s objectives. Leverages a unique understanding of Japan’s legal and regulatory systems to offer knowledgeable legal advice, corporate consulting, and business development services for companies entering Japan.

Expertise includes:


Japan Market Entry

Business Set Up and Incorporation
Temporary Directorship Services
Visa Services
Introducing Accounting, Social Security & Trademark Specialists
Market Entry & Business Consulting Services
Executive Search & Recruitment Consulting


He has a passion for business development and assisting new companies to succeed in Japan.  Most recently working as an Advisory professional for a leading Tokyo based Advisory firm.   Chris is an experienced executive recruiter and business consultant for companies wanting to enter the Japanese market.

If you have any questions about how Chris and New Frame K.K . can help your company in Japan, please feel free to contact us.

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