The HealthyTOKYO Team

The HealthyTOKYO Team is a dedicated and talented group of professionals with diverse backgrounds and extensive experience in health & wellness, design, digital marketing, industrial cannabis, restaurant management, product development, vegan cuisine and import and export.

We are passionate about our customers and our offerings and share in a belief to make the world a better place. We are based in Tokyo and love all that it has to offer.

We believe:

  • Everyone deserves easy access to high quality trustworthy products and services that contribute to a healthier and happier life.
  • Our customers and partners should always be met with honesty, integrity, transparency, efficiency and passion
  • Our employees should always be empowered to make the world a better place.
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HealthyTOKYO leadership

HealthyTOKYO leadership is dedicated to delighting our customers and employees. We are passionate about health and wellness. We believe in absolute quality and transparency. We love practical and effective business to drive real progress and innovation. As CBD pioneers in Japan we have a responsibility to help lead the growth of the Industry in an ethical manner. To this end, we are active members of MAJIC (Manufacturers Association of Japan Industrial Cannabis). We also support other health and wellness and vegan initiatives.

Michael Bobrove
Founder and CEO

Michael was born and raised in the USA and has been a resident of Japan for more than 30 years. He has been working in health and wellness since the early days of his career. He has over twenty years experience as an executive in both the pharmaceutical and medical device industries having built businesses with Schering, Medrad and Bayer. Michael has a MBA in International Management and Marketing with a minor in Japanese.

He has also served Industry organizations as an elected member of the boards for ACCJ (American Chamber of Commerce in Japan) and the AMDD (American Medical Device & Diagnostics Manufacturers Association) and MAJIC (Manufacturers Association of Japan Industrial Cannabis).

In 2011, with an entrepreneurial drive, he founded HealthyTOKYO. Michael is a Japan-expert and a passionate, energetic challenger. He is fluent in Japanese and English.

David Engebrand
Head of Operations

David was born and raised in Sweden. He served in the Swedish Army signal regiment as a tank navigator and gunner for the military communications and electronic warfare unit. He did his university studies in both Korea and Japan with a focus on business and Japanese communications.

He joined HealthyTOKYO in 2014 and is the Head of Operations and oversees the company’s IT solutions. David is a digital marketing expert, relentless project executor and an energetic, caring and meticulous manager. David has lived in Asia for more than 13 years. He is fluent in Swedish, Korean, Japanese and English.