Gustav Strandell is the Managing Director of Asahi Care Consultant KK, a subsidiary within the Kohitsujikai Group. Established in 1997, the Kohitsujikai Group grew from one dialysis clinic to a group of organizations on 83 locations ranging from clinics, nursing homes, homecare, fitness gyms and a health care college with a total of over 1500 employees. Gustav is responsible for the management and training of staff at the Ocean Promenade Private Nursing Home, Isseikai Social Welfare Corporation and the Eisei Gakuen College.
Prior to that, Gustav was the CEO of Maihama Club Nursing Home. He was initially involved with the home’s operation as a consultant, giving advice about ways to give effective care to its residents and users before taking on the role of General Manager and then its CEO.
Gustav is an expert on Ageing Societies at ISO TC314 and the Japanese Standards Association. He is also the Chairman of Urayasu City Care Provider’s Association. He is a Visiting Lecturer at the Toyama University, and has been featured in the media on several occasions like Asahi Shimbun, Yomiuri Shimbun, Japan Times and Nikkei Business FujiTV and NHK.