About me

Born in Tsukuba Science City (Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan).After attending Tsuchiura 1st Senior High School, studied at Keio University and graduate school. After working in the private sector, I moved on to a career in research and education. For more information about my career journey, please visit

Currently I reside in Tokyo. Mother of  twin boys. 

My favorite things: Traveling, trekking and outdoor activities. Picking mushrooms. 

My favorite movies: Underground, School of Rock, The Devil wears Prada, Interstellar, The Queen's Gambit


Research Interest

My specialty is Business Administration (Organizational Behavior and Organization Theory). My research areas include international strategy and management, global  innovation and CSR management, entrepreneurship, startup ecosystem, entrepreneurship education. My interest consistently lies in "the influence of the institutional environment (values, norms, and beliefs rooted in society and organizations) on the value creation of people and companies and its transformation," which is the theme of my research and education.