Our Team

Victor Acharya

Victor founded JONEX Global to help businesses around the world to grow their opportunities in the UK & Europe by aligning their strategic objectives with a perfectly executable and process-driven business development plan. Victor provides the overall account performance oversight for all Client accounts.

Having worked in Europe, the Middle East & Asia, and with over three decades of experience in sales, business development, and strategy within multi-national Enterprise organisations across various industries, Victor leads the overall strategic direction of JONEX Global.

Victor holds a BSc in Hospitality Management from IHM Mumbai, India and Diplomas in Leadership from Boeing, USA & Scandinavian Airlines, Sweden.

Toru Yoneyama
Non-Exec Director

Mr. Yoneyama served a distinguished career over three decades with Canon Inc.  where he was primarily responsible for global market entry & expansion of medical and healthcare products specialising within radiology, ophthalmology, and optometry.

Having worked in Japan and as a senior expatriate representative of Canon inc. in the USA & Europe, Mr. Yoneyama brings deep industry expertise in healthcare market entry, expansion, channel sales, strategy, and leadership. Mr. Yoneyama took a voluntary early retirement from Canon Inc. in 2019, and is a non-executive Director at JONEX Global.

Toru holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law and Politics from Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan.

Dean Castles
Programme Lead - Electronics

With over two decades of comprehensive experience within the Electrical Components sector, both on the manufacturer and distributor sides, Dean Castles stands out as a seasoned Senior Business Development Manager. Having navigated pivotal roles at industry leaders in the Electronics sector, Dean possesses a wealth of insights and a proven track record in Sales and Business Development. Throughout his career, he has consistently showcased a remarkable ability to propel organic sales growth and enhance market visibility.

A proud engineering graduate of Highbury College of Technology, UK, Dean’s career journey reflects a steadfast dedication to delivering excellence in bespoke electrical components and integrated solutions across all levels.

Jimmy Yuan
Senior Strategy Analyst

Jimmy, a Strategy Analyst at JONEX Global, helps develop strategic research and business development plans for our East Asian clients looking to enter and thrive in the British and European markets.

Jimmy’s experience has been centered around helping businesses and VC-backed startups drive growth, along with developing market research for senior stakeholders throughout a wide variety of industries. Leveraging his experience in strategic planning, financial modeling and market research, Jimmy brings his strategy formulation expertise to help clients make the most optimal decisions.

Jimmy holds a BSc in Business Administration from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA.

Taishin Tozawa
Senior Associate

As our bilingual Market Liaison in Japan, Taishin helps with communication, sales and building strong relationships with our Japanese clients.

Taishin has worked as a liaison officer at Tokyo Olympics 2020 and Paralympics 2020, where he worked closely with TV crews to facilitate athletes’ interviews and shooting. This experience as well as being familiar with the nuances of Japanese and British cultures drive Tai in his demanding role as Market Liaison.

Taishin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management from the University of Gloucestershire, UK.

Hikari Nishida
Client Relations Associate

Having lived in Japan, Sweden & the United Kingdom, Hikari is bilingual in English & Japanese. Hikari is responsible for communication, sales and building exceptional relationships with our Japanese clients.  

Hikari holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from University of the People, Pasadena, CA, USA.

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