Natsuko Shiraki

Natsuko Shiraki
  • Chief Executive Officer and Chief Designer, HASUNA, Japan

BA in Development Geography, King's College, University of London; current student, Department of Arts Policy and Management, Musashino Art University. Front-runner in Japanese social business and advocate for ethical fashion. Formerly: Intern, Hanoi Office, United Nations Population Fund and Asian Development Bank Institute; with investment fund, Tokyo. 2009, Founder, HASUNA CO., a jewellery company that pays attention to environmental and labour conditions around the supply chain of gemstones. Work and initiatives widely covered in publications and broadcasts. Recipient of awards: Nikkei Woman of the Year Award (2011); Japan Venture Awards (2012). 2012, Global Shaper, World Economic Forum.