SJCC Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce
News / 2020

The Next Generation of Swiss-Japanese Entrepreneurs

Mame San combines the fruits of Tottori with the national drink of Japan and the water of lake Zurich.

Foto: shizuku
January 13, 2020

SJCC Managing Director Dominique Ursprung wrote a report for the SwissExport Journal presenting the new generation of entrepreneurs that connect Switzerland with Japan in new ways:

  • At the Ginmaku Film Festival in the middle of Zurich, Mizuki Mazbara shows unknown facets of Japan and encourages critical debate.
  • Journalist and Japanologist Jan Knüsel has been devoting himself for 10 years to current news from Japan with his online platform and advises Japan travellers, keen to discover Japan off the beaten track.
  • Marc Nydegger has specialised in the import of Japanese premium sake with his company “shizuku”. His latest coup is Mame San, a sake flavoured vodka.

The full article is available here bellow (in German).