Founder & CEO at Trusted Corporation & SOPHYS Corporation
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Fariza Abidova is a serial entrepreneur, passionate about promoting global business collaboration to speed up technological innovation.
In 2010 she established SOPHYS Corporation, a global human resource development company, that trained 3000 Japanese executives and senior managers.
Fariza currently provides global business solutions and seminars to the top 150 companies in Japan’s manufacturing, automotive, engineering, healthcare, IT and financial industries.
In 2016, Fariza launched her second start-up, Trusted Corporation, an online B2B community and search engine, that helps companies access business opportunities worldwide through cross-border and cross-industry collaboration.
Trusted Corporation is helping large Japanese technology companies in the robotics, medical technology, automotive, and renewable energy industries establish partnerships with US and European startup companies.
On the side, Fariza teaches global branding and communication course at Kobe University, holds seminars to renowned American business schools and Japanese branches of American, German, Swiss and British Chambers of Commerce and Industry.
She also writes columns in Nikkei business daily newspaper.