The beginning was one picture on a book.
It showed how the gender gap existed and resulted in an impact on her. Therefore, she started to research and found that the number of female board members at listed companies in Japan is only 6%. She is one of the 6%. Why is she in this position? Furthermore, according to the World Economic Forum, Japan lies in the 120th position out of 156 countries in the Global Gender Gap league.
She is determined to support the next generation and bridge the gender gap as her mission. Because gender equality is one of SDGs targets, the sustainable focus became her vision after she completed her online sustainable business strategy at the Harvard Business School.
Founder & CEO Yuko Nakahata