Staff & Board

Yuki Sawada: Chair and CEO

Yuki spent much of her childhood in UK, Germany, USA, and Japan, and grew interest in vastly different architectural styles. As an assistant professor at Takasaki City University, she specialises in Architecture and Law. She is also appointed visiting researcher at Meiji University Intellectual Property Law and Policy Institute and serves as lecturer at Gakushuin University and Hosei University. Yuki holds a B.A. from The University of Tokyo, an M.A. from Tokyo University of the Arts, and an LL.M. from Harvard Law School, where she studied as a Fulbright Scholar.


Toshiyuki Takeda: Executive Director and COO

As a consultant, Toshiyuki specialises in Corporate Governance, including Executive Compensation, and Compliance with Laws and Regulations. Previously, Toshiyuki served as a HR consultant specializing in Executive Compensation. Before that, Toshiyuki served as a legal specialist for a major trust bank and major automotive company. Toshiyuki holds a B.A. from Hitotsubashi University, J.D. and LL.M. from The University of Tokyo. Attorney at Law.