As a Senior Advisor at SYPartners in San Francisco, Aki leads multi-disciplinary teams in creating powerful experiences and strategies that help clients transform their organizations.
Prior to SYPartners, Aki was an Executive Creative Director at Moving Brands. Her impeccable design sense and knack for creating brand experiences were crucial in developing consumer and tech brands at companies such as Google, Facebook, Netflix, Skype, Uber, and Asana. Aki was also previously a Creative Director at Apple in Tokyo and Cupertino, where she focused on developing Apple’s communications, in-store environment, and corporate identity, as well as growing brand reputation in the Japanese market.
Outside the office, Aki gives regular lectures and presentations on branding and design at a variety of organizations.