Takanawa Food

We work with Ísey Skyr and seafood advisory in Japan

Health Food Team

Bolli Thoroddsen

13 years experience in the Japanese market

Ayako Sasajima

Ayako Sasajima

Tokyo Office Manager

18 years experience in business development

Hildur Jónsdóttir

9 years experience in the patent and trademark market

Ísey Skyr in Japan

Dairy Industry

We are partners with the dairy companies MS Dairies in Iceland and Nippon Luna in Japan for Ísey Skyr, a dairy product owned by MS Dairies.

29th of May 2018, MS Dairies, Iceland's largest dairy company, and Takanawa signed a production and branding agreement for Ísey Skyr with Nippon Luna, which is owned by NH Foods, one of Japan’s largest fresh and frozen food companies and the world’s fifth largest meat producer.

31st of April 2020, Nippon Luna launched Ísey Skyr in all the major supermarkets and convenience stores in Japan.

Advisory

Seafood Industry

We provide seafood advisory in Japan with our strategic partner, Antarctica Advisors International, a leading investment bank focused on the global seafood industry.

Antarctica is formed by a group of experienced investment banking professionals with expertise in M&A advisory and private capital raising advisory. Antarctica provides its corporate clients with knowledge-based financial and strategic advise.

Antarctica’s office is located in Miami, U.S.A., providing close connection to its corporate clients in the Americas, Europe and Japan.

Antarctica's professionals have finalized acquisitions with some of Japan's largest seafood and trading companies.

Takanawa is Antarctica's strategic partner in Japan.

Our Partners

MS Iceland Dairies

Icelandic dairy company, owner of original Ísey Skyr

Nippon Luna

Japanese dairy company, part of Nippon Ham Group

Antarctica Advisors International

Investment bank focused on the seafood industry