JTB was founded in 1912 as a government agency to welcome international visitors. JTB is now a group of 174 private companies with 26,194 people working globally, JTB Group's global network includes 516 offices in 36 countries and regions around the globe, in addition to 774 travel outlets and call centers in Japan. Over the years JTB has acquired a diverse wealth of travel expertise, gathered not only by its well-informed and professional staff but also by its numerous Group companies operating a wide array of business models.
JTB is by far the largest group in travel and tourism industry in Japan. It has defined its new business domain 'Multicultural Communication Business'. Through creation of multicultural human exchange, JTB Group contributes to harmony and understanding throughout the global community.
Mr. Hiroyuki Takahashi
Mr. Junichi Kumada
Mr. Toru Furusawa