“Welcome to the CHS Tokyo Chapter. We have more than 130 alumni members, most of whom live or work in the Tokyo area, and support various networking events and other activities. Please join our annual event which is normally held during either the summer or autumn. Our past events include a dinner with a famous Iron Chef, a joint party with Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne chapter, a party attanded by the head of the Japan Tourism Agency, a family bowling event, and so forth. We of course welcome members from other chapters and their friends to this annual event, which will be posted shortly. I am very much looking forward to welcoming you this year!”

Shingo Sakai, MMH’08


Board Members

Chapter President: Shingo Sakai (MMH 08, Sakai Syokuhin Co., Ltd.)
Vice President (Program):  Toshihiro Ogita (MPS 93, President, Hotel Okura)
Vice President (Membership):  Tomohiko Sawayanagi (MMH 98, Managing Director, Jones Lung LaSalle Hotels)
Vice President (Program):  Yoshiharu Hoshino (MMH 86, President, Hoshino Resort)
Secretary: Miyuki Yamaguchi (MMH 02, Aquamarine Consulting)
Immediate Past President: Hirohide Abe (MPS 93, Hyatt)


CHS Japan Website

About the Chapter

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Event Recaps

CHS Tokyo Gathers Autumn Delights

CHS Tokyo Chapter held a casual event Autumn Delights Party at Pullman Tokyo Tamachi on November 14, 2019.

CHS Japan Celebrates New Years

CHS Japan held an Annual General Meeting & New Year’s Party on Friday, February 8, 2019.

CHS Japan Celebrates CHS At 90

The Japan Chapter celebrated the 90th anniversary of CHS at a brand new Indian restaurant operated by a Cornellian.

Japanese Chapters Celebrate New Year’s

On Friday, February 17, 2017, the Tokyo and Kansai chapters gathered together to celebrate the New Year.

Kansai Chapter Welcomes Professor Verma

On February 27, the CHS Kansai Chapter welcomed Professor and Mrs. Rohit Verma with a reception at Kyoto University.  A total of 36 Cornellians and their guests attended the event.

CHS Tokyo Hosts Autumn Terrace Party

On November 16, 2017, the CHS Tokyo chapter hosted an Autumn Terrace Party at the Trunk (Hotel).