CEO / Representative Director, Social Entrepreneur
Born in Nagano Prefecture. After graduating from Rikkyo University Faculty of Law, she went on to graduate school to obtain a Master’s Degree in law. While working, she studied at Temple University in the U.S., where she received her LL. M. and an MBA from Temple University in the U.S. She took advantage of her language skills to work as a liaison for Nikon’s overseas customers.
She has more than 6,000 overseas projects under her belt, and has successfully conducted client meetings in countries around the world. In gratitude for the encouragement and support she received from various seniors and business partners during her study abroad, she started up Uprithm, a company that introduces and follows up on candidates from different backgrounds and life stages.
In March 2021, as part of the company’s efforts to introduce foreign IT engineers and others to Japan, Uprithm will also open “Jobooza Students,” a company that specializes in helping foreign students of science and technology who wish to work for Japanese companies. She is an “expert in new things, things and ways of thinking” and Vice President of The X Future, a corporate innovation platform. With the mission of “bridging Japan and the world through technology and people,” she travels the world every day to act like a mother in a house (company) where IT engineers can shine. Currently, she enjoys living in Nagano and Tokyo, as she wants to contribute to the local community while enjoying nature. She loves Surfing, sailing, mountain hiking, and other outdoor activities..