Back to blog Announces Strategic Partnership with ACG (Alpha Consulting Group K.K.) to Build a Sustainable Recruitment Ecosystem Announces Strategic Partnership with ACG (Alpha Consulting Group K.K.) to Build a Sustainable Recruitment Ecosystem

September 1, 2023

Tokyo, Japan – August 31st 2023 –, a renowned Online Recruitment and Employer Branding Platform, is thrilled to officially announce its partnership with Alpha Consulting Group K.K. (ACG), a leading One-Stop Recruitment Solutions Provider. This collaboration, commencing on September 1, 2023, aims to build a sustainable recruitment ecosystem that will revolutionize talent acquisition in Japan.

Kunal Punjabi (CEO at Alpha Consulting Group) and Fabien BROGARD CIPRIANI (CEO at


Since 2016, has been developing its unique bilingual HR tech platform, offering job posting advertising, online career events, video content creation, application tracking systems (ATS) and various HR tools, making it a popular solution for companies to attract top talent in Japan.

On the other hand, founded in January 2022 by Kunal Punjabi, ACG specializes in RPO, Talent Acquisition, and Talent Sourcing. Their unique offering, Modular Talent Solutions, combines global best practices with local experience, backed by a team of recruitment experts with six decades of experience in the Japanese market.

In today’s saturated market, companies are inundated with a plethora of Recruitment, HR-tech, and Employer Branding services, making it a daunting task to pinpoint dedicated partners that align with their unique recruitment needs.  HirePlanner’s advanced HR tech and Employer Branding prowess and ACG’s bespoke RPO and recruitment services will be able to offer businesses a holistic and tailored approach to talent acquisition in Japan. This strategic partnership bridges that gap by synergising the strengths of both and ACG.

Fabien BROGARD CIPRIANI, Founder & CEO of, remarked, “While we (hireplanner) helps companies recruit efficiently in Japan by providing them with  appropriate HR technologies, process optimization, employer branding content, exposure and career events; ACG, with its RPO solutions can greatly strengthen your organization’ recruitment team, optimize your hiring processes, roll out new systems and rapidly improve your overall hiring performance. By combining both of our strengths, I see tremendous potential for us to enhance our service value (as a team) and position ourself as a one-stop solution managing every recruitment aspect for employers in Japan.

Echoing the sentiment, Kunal Punjabi, Founder & CEO, stated, “`s strengths in HR Technology and Employer Branding seamlessly complements ACG’s Modular Talent Solutions. This partnership empowers our collective capacity to offer both our clients an unparalleled and unique resolution to overcome every aspect of their recruitment challenges.

Both companies are optimistic about the synergy this collaboration will bring to the recruitment landscape in Japan.

Joshua ISAAC (Head of Business Solutions at Alpha Consulting Group), Fabien BROGARD CIPRIANI (CEO at and Kunal PUNJABI (CEO at Alpha Consulting Group)

About is an innovative SaaS Recruiting Advertising and Employer Branding platform designed to help companies attract top talent in Japan by boosting their visibility, improving their candidate engagement while also reducing their average cost per hire.

It provides a wide range of services such as Job Posting Advertising, Application tracking (ATS), Agency Vendors Management, Online Career Events organization, Employer Branding Video Production and more.’s HR Tech solutions are available in both English and Japanese and include all essential features needed to recruit efficiently in Japan. Learn more at: or contact at:

About Alpha Consulting Group K.K. (ACG)

Alpha Consulting Group (ACG) is a One-Stop Recruitment Solutions Provider specializing in RPO, Talent Acquisition, and Talent Sourcing. Founded in January 2022 by Kunal Punjabi, ACG offers Modular Talent Solutions, which are customizable Talent Acquisition, Sourcing, and Consulting services. Learn more at or contact at: