Graduated from Yokohama City University. In 1992 she joined JAFCO, a venture capital of Nomura Securities Group (currently independent venture capital), where she worked for corporate finance of subsidiaries of domestic large cap companies and for overseas investment. From 1995 she worked for Goldman Sachs Japan, Equities Derivatives Group. She spent eight years in overseas for study and work including a media company in New York and NGO in Europe. Earned a Master degree of International Affairs from Columbia University.
Since 2006 she started career as a recruiter and worked for a recruiting company focusing on management consulting firms and for U.K. executive search company focusing in Finance industry where she was in charge of corporate finance and made placements in investment banking, advisory firms and PE funds. In 2011 she established Southern Cross International Co., Ltd.