Takako supports and manages the Platform services for portfolio CEOs and Founders at DNX. She loves helping early-stage startups grow, and she brings her positivity and creativity to the ecosystem. Prior to DNX, Takako was at Plug and Play, helping startup companies with their customer and business development needs.
Her professional experiences have been in sales and account management in the travel, adtech, food, and supply chain industries. Takako holds a BA in Economics from Wellesley College and a MA in Food Studies and Entrepreneurship from New York University.
You can find her being active, hiking and jogging in San Mateo County, where she lives, or practicing yoga outside of work. You might also find her at thrift shops finding Japanese ceramics or looking for furniture pieces to flip.