Mikio is a Libra visionary from Japan with experience in both the traditional advertising agency industry and digital media.
As a mediator, Mikio has effectively bridged the gap between various perspectives, such as Millennials and GenZ, as well as diverse perspectives like UGC and PGC, feminists and misogynists, capitalism and degrowth, and the dynamic relationship between romance and logic.
Her ultimate goal is to assist people, including herself, in cultivating negative capability which is resilience and adaptability when faced with uncertainty.
- MA Service Design, Royal College of Art (2022-2023)
- Bachelor of Art History, The University of Tokyo (2009-2014)
- Manager of Global Business Solutions Japan team at ByteDance, promoting the use of TikTok in the entertainment industry. (2020-2022)
- Business Producer at Hakuhodo, Tokyo with a focus on the digital domain. (2014-2020)