Board Director, Chief Executive Officer, Advantage Resourcing Group
Toshio Oka joined Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. (ARA) and Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. (ARE) as CEO in January 2014. Oka also became the CEO of Atterro Inc., when it was acquired by ARA in May 2015. The combination of the companies is now referred to as Advantage Resourcing Group. Oka is responsible for determining and formulating policies and overall direction of Advantage Resourcing Group in connection with business strategy, financial accounting, organizational structure, human resources, operations, and investments.
Oka joined Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., in 1989, then transferred to Recruit Staffing CO ., Ltd in 1999. In 2007 he was appointed CEO of Recruit Sanyo Human Network Co., Ltd, a company focused on Light Industrial staffing with Revenues in excess of $120M.
In 2011 Oka was appointed CEO of Staff Service Holdings., LTD which is one of the largest staffing companies in Japan, offering Office Clerical, Engineering, IT, Light Industrial and Medical. During this time he was also appointed concurrently as Corporate Executive Officer of Recruit Co, Ltd. In 2013 Oka was appointed to Corporate Executive Officer of Global Staffing Business of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd
Oka received a Bachelor’s degree from Kyoto University, Japan.
Board Director, Chief Financial Officer, Advantage Resourcing Group
Reiki Muratake joined Advantage Resourcing America, Inc. (ARA) and Advantage Resourcing Europe B.V. (ARE) in January 2012, as Board Director and Vice President of Administration, and was soon promoted into the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Muratake also became the CFO of Atterro Inc., when it was acquired by ARA in May 2015. The combination of the companies is now referred to as Advantage Resourcing Group. In his position as CFO, Muratake oversees all aspects of corporate finance and accounting including financial reporting, planning, treasury, tax and banking relationships for Advantage Resourcing Group in its US, UK and Australia businesses. He also functions a liaison with Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. corporate headquarters in Tokyo Japan. Muratake reports to Mr. Hitoshi Motohara, Board Chairman and CEO.
In his prior role as Vice President of Administration with Advantage, Muratake supported Mr. Motohara with post-merger integration, business strategy, global business monitoring, legal compliance and corporate governance. Prior to his involvement with Advantage Resourcing post-acquisition, Muratake had worked for Recruit Holdings, Ltd. in Japan since April 1989. His career at Recruit included assignments in the purchasing, legal and planning departments, international business strategy and global corporate development in China, Southeast Asia and in the U.S. Muratake has played a key role in five staffing company acquisitions as a senior executive in the Management Planning Division.
Muratake holds a Bachelor and Master Degree from Keio University in Japan. He was a visiting scholar of University of Washington School of Law from November 2000 till December 2001.