Company name: AJI-CLE Co., Ltd.
Representative: (MR.) Taichi Watanabe (Founder)
Location: Yokohama-City, Japan (since January 2021)
Establishment: June 2016
Capital: 10 Lakh JPY (1 million JPY)
Development, consultation of Micro Finance, Micro insurance (life, non-life) business (Macro economy survey, Product & service designing, Sales management development, Operational structure development, Test marketing, Financial analysis & management, etc.)
Consultation of Japanese companies’ business expansion to Asian countries (covering Bangladesh, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Singapore), Building up partnership with local entities.
Consultation of Asian companies’ business expansion to Japanese market, Building up partnership with Japanese companies, JICA, JETRO or other organizations.
Bangladesh: Taking the initiative in test marketing of Micro life insurance "Nirapod Jibon" project in cooperation with UDDIPAN, UGI under the Preparatory Survey program supported by JICA (2014-2016), Partnering with UDDIPAN, UGI, ANTAL toward full scale expansion of Micro life insurance business (2017), Selected as the Finalist of 1st "Social Business Contest in Japan" sponsored by NIKKEI, the biggest financial newspaper, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Japan (METI) and others (2018)
Nepal: Implementation of comprehensive research project for Agri-finance combined business for capacity building of local agricultural cooperatives (2017-)
AJI-CLE's powerful business partners are as follows;
The UGI Group is one of the biggest conglomerate in Bangladesh that holds diversified businesses such as shipping, Telecom, IT, Insurance, food and commodities, and expanding their businesses in Canada, Singapore and the United Kingdom. The partner UGI LTD. is focusing on Telecom & IT business as a forefront field, and has an experience on development of operational system for private insurance company in Bangladesh.
ANTAR Society for Development
A NGO / MFI initiated in Chittagong, the second largest city in Bangladesh in 2000. ANTAR is focusing on building up capacity of the children and women in particular and the weaker section of the society in general. They are operating their services with 172 staffs and 25 branches and rapidly expanding the scale nation widely.