Masako Arakane, President of Qualia Inc

Having worked for a city planning consulting company, for an NPO as a director, as well as having been involved in running a company, Ms. Arakane founded Qualia Inc. and took office as President. She has long provided consulting services for companies on issues such as diversity strategy and organizational/personnel development, while pursuing her studies in organizational changes through a combination of varied theories and practice with ‘diversity’ as the key.

Areas of particular interest to her in recent years include “Learning Organizations,” Theory U, Diversity & Inclusion, Leadership Development, Facilitation, and Work-Life Balance.

Publications (Available only in Japanese)


  • Member of the boards of Facilitators Association of Japan (an incorporated NPO)
  • Member of the boards of International Association of Facilitators(Japan Chapter)
  • Member of the Career Design Institute Japan
  • Part-time lecturer of Kansai Gakuin University
  • Senior Action Learning Coach certified by the Japan Institute for Action Learning
  • Qualified as Global Mind Development Trainer (Multicultural Playing Field Inc. of the U.S.)
  • The 2nd Term of the “Career Consultant Development Course” conducted by the Employment and Human Resources Development
  • Organization of Japan: Completed
  • Editorial Supervisor of DVD on Harassment for a major pharmaceutical company
  • Editorial Supervisor of “Diversity course” in the Japan Management Association Management Center’s e-learning programs


Japanese only