About Us

CIA Inc. is always finding new values at the turning points of society,
and We have been helping to build a brand with a strong presence.
Now is the time for change and for a positive future.
We are promoting creation for the future.

CIA Inc.

Vision

As the Creative
Intelligence Associates

A group with a passion for knowledge and creativity, we are committed to providing brand support that fosters new values for the future.

Mission

Creating Transformations within Society Towards a Progressive Future

To discover new and fundamental values and deliver them to society through the power of creativity. Together with companies and partners, we will create transformations for a greater future.

Values

We will increase our own value
and give back to society
by realizing our mission and vision.

  • Spherical Thinking

    Being open to multi-faceted perspectives and to work with comprehensive and integrated thinking.

  • Cultivating Open Discussions

    Sharing ideas and opinions freely and to encourage a culture of lively discussions.

  • Creating Inspirational Synergies

    To inspire and be inspired in order to continue to learn and stay curious.

  • Connecting Diverse Talents

    Co-creating unprecedented possibilities by connecting people with diverse talents and creating chemical reactions.

  • Converting Ideas into Reality

    Providing positive influence on society by shaping valuable ideas into reality.

Members

  • Naruyoshi Ejima

    江島成佳

    President

    Ejima is dedicated to boost the corporate value, and beyond that, the customer experience value for each of CIA’s clients.He is active in branding and visual identity development, corporate communication and promotion.
    He is involved in every stage, from concept development, planning and drafting to production direction, as well as project management.

  • Sy Chen

    シー・ユー・チェン

    Founder and Adviser

    Sy Chen is the Founder/Chairman of CIA Inc., a brand consulting company with a 36-year track record of success.His proposal, “Japan Branding,” has brought great changes to various corporations by constructing effective business prototypes. Chen’s Innovation Prototyping — a process of realizing a realistic project flow through meticulous verification — has increased success rates and reduced risks to his clients.
    Recipient of Residential Architecture Award Book : Impresario (Diamond Inc)

  • Shogo Yoshihara

    吉原正悟

    Senior Advising Director

    Shogo Yoshihara is a highly qualified architect who graduated from Toukai University. When Yoshihara first joined our team, he successfully established a retail branding system for ITOCHU Corporation. Now, he is a senior Managing Partner at CIA Inc., contributing in areas of marketing, branding, and consulting new business and strategic models for architectural developments, retail, restaurant businesses, and other service industries.

  • Shinichi Tsukamoto

    塚本晋一

    Development Director
  • Akira Shibuya

    澁谷聡

    Senior Architect
  • Aaron A. Palileo

    アーロン・パリレオ

    ASEAN Director
  • Naomi Sundberg

    サンドバーグ直美

    Creative Art Director / Designer
  • Yoshiyuki Ueda

    上田善行

    Digital Branding Director
  • Kazuaki Hibino

    日比野一昭

    Senior Brand Architect
  • Yusuke Morooka

    諸岡祐介

    Brand Architect
  • Tomoko Otsuki

    大槻朋子

    Brand Architect
  • Niina Noguchi

    野口仁衣奈

    Project Manager
  • Sayuri Tani

    谷さゆり

    Project Manager
  • Hiromi Okuyama

    奥山洋海

    Project Manager
  • Shunsuke Kurino

    栗野峻輔

    Project Manager
  • Yoko Saiyama

    齊山陽子

    Creative Director
  • Masaaki Oka

    岡正明

    Strategy Advisor
  • CIA Bootleg Manila

    シーアイエー・ブートレッグ・マニラ

    Philippines Partner

    To expand CIA's services to the ASEAN market, we have partnered with the Philippine creative firm Bootleg Innovation Design. Led by Aaron Palileo, one of its principal founders and a professor of Ateneo de Manila University, CIA Bootleg Manila is now our representative in the ASEAN region.

    →About CIA Bootleg Manila