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Latest UpdatesLivePerson, Inc., US provider of customer solution by interactive communication through live chat on the web, strengthens presence in Japan
Oct 23, 2015
US-based LivePerson, Inc., a company listed on the NASDAQ, has established a corporation in Tokyo and started its business by providing services for leading information and communication companies and financial companies. In September 2015, it made a business tie up with NTT Solco, an NTT group company, to strengthen its presence in Japan.
The service provided by the company is a digital engagement platform called Live Engage which makes interactive communication possible with customers who visit the website through live chat. This service has already been introduced by 18,000 companies from around the world, including those listed in the Fortune 500.
The JETRO’s Invest Japan Business Support Center (IBSC) provided support for the establishment of the company’s Japanese subsidiary by providing a temporary office, consultation on company registration and assistance for searching for a permanent office.