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Biography

I am a passionate graphic designer with over 20 years of experience in conceptualizing and creating engaging and on-brand graphics for websites, Apps, eNewsletters and PowerPoint presentations as well as print materials such as brochures, flyers and other marketing and event materials. Throughout most of my career, I have been working on projects linked to the healthcare area, especially in the fields of pharmaceuticals and telemedicine.

I have worked as a graphic designer for various Swiss, American and Japanese companies in Switzerland and Japan, doing graphic design work in English, German and Japanese.

Profession

2022-

BLKB

Basel, Switzerland 

2009-2021

Medgate 

Basel, Switzerland

2013-2015

Japanische Schule

Basel, Switzerland

2002-2009

Sirius Technologies 

Basel, Switzerland

2000-2001

Sapient K.K.

Tokyo, Japan

1997-1999

Com.Factory AG

Basel, Switzerland

1995-1997

OMC Ink.,

Tokyo, Japan

1993-1995

Ciba-Geigy Japan Ltd. 

Tokyo/Takarazuka, Japan

2022-

Novartis Pavillon

Basel, Switzerland 

Visual design and design development both for print and online including illustrations for marketing, sales and corporate purposes

Host at Novartis Pavillon a new learning, event and exhibition space for Basel that explores the big questions around healthcare – a space where everyone can learn about, engage with and be inspired by the wonders of medicine.

Visual design and conceptual design development both for print and online including illustrations for marketing, sales and corporate purposes

Design and production of communication materials, such as website, presentations, school newspaper and brochures

Visual design and conceptual design development both for print and online including illustrations for marketing, sales and corporate purposes

Senior graphic designer

Visual design and conceptual design development of several large-scale Internet projects at Sapient K.K., the Japanese affiliate of a US based global leading business and technology consulting company

Visual design and project management for various industry clients

Visual design and project management for various industry clients

Development and design of internal magazines and brochures

Development of a bilingual (Japanese/English) CD-ROM (“This is CIBA”)

Development of a Lotus Notes database

Education

2011-2013

Schule für Gestaltung Basel, Switzerland

1999-2000

Fachhochschule

beider Basel (FHBB)

Basel, Switzerland

1985-1989

Kyoto Women’s University,

Kyoto, Japan

Weiterbildung Gestaltung und Kunst

Illustration course

Gestaltung und Kunst

Institut HyperWerk

New media design course

The Department of Education,

the Faculty of Literature

Bachelor’s degree

Get in Touch

+41 79 648 27 24

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