Akane Ochi


Akane is Japanese, born and raised in Ehime, Japan, with experience living in the US.

From 2008 to 2016, she was sales manager at the English-language magazine, where she was responsible for over 3,700 advertising and promotional campaigns targeting international readers. Now, Akane brings to SEDO her expertise in content creation and marketing acquired during her work on a range of inbound-tourism projects for Japan's cabinet office, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, JETRO, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau, and other clients. Between September 2016 and August 2017, she served as a board member of FEW Japan, a network of English-speaking women who motivate, inspire, and connect with one another.