氏名:非公開

WiL / ベンチャーパートナー

San Francisco Bay Area


自己紹介

Namiko is an award-winning global marketing professional with ten-years experience. With deep understanding of consumer behavior, she is passionate to change consumer's daily lives through innovative products or services.



She is very proud of her achievement to launch Kirin Free, the worlds' first 0.00% non-alcoholic beer. Kirin Free created new market of $620M, which led her to win many awards for this successful new product launch and integrated marketing campaign.



Her other strength is international expansion. She has experiences to lead global market expansion in Unilever, Kirin Brewery, and Blue Bottle Coffee. The recent achievement is to help Blue Bottle Coffee open two successful stores in Japan.



Award:
Nikkei Woman of the Year 2010 (The youngest ever), 2009 Kirin Award (President’s Award), Grand Prix in Nikkei Superior Products and Services Awards, Grand Prix in TVCM of beverage division at Dentsu Award, and Grand Prix of total marketing at ACC CM Festival



Markets: US, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, and Japan.



Expertise:
New Product Development, Brand Marketing, Design Thinking, Consumer Behavior, Go-to-Market Strategy, International Expansion, Operations


職歴 / 学歴

  • 2015/11

    WiL /ベンチャーパートナー

    2015/11 継続中

  • 2015/9

    DeNA West /コミュニティマネージャー

    2015/9 2015/11

  • 2014/6

    ブルーボトルコーヒー /国際開発

    2014/6 2015/3

  • 2006/10

    キリンビール株式会社 /ブランドマネージャー

    2006/10 2013/6

  • 2004/4

    ユニリーバジャパン /Regional Brand Development - Dove hair care Asia

    2004/4 2006/10

  • 2013/9

    スタンフォード大学 /MBA

    2013/9 2015/6