Miwa supports BSR’s advisory services in sustainability management, including designing sustainability strategy, reporting, engaging stakeholders, and governance.
Prior to joining BSR, Miwa worked as a field coordinator on agriculture projects located in conflict-affected areas in Sri Lanka, where she supervised overall project progress, coordinated with stakeholders, planned trainings, and led collaboration with external specialists to enhance project quality. Miwa also interned at the Asia Foundation, where she conducted research on women’s empowerment in the Philippines and developed monitoring and evaluation tools for peace and stability programs, which helped to make monitoring of multiple activities easier and more effective.
Before working in development, Miwa worked as a product planner of home audio products at Panasonic for more than 3 years, where she proposed competitive product concepts with data analysis and marketing surveys of Asian and European markets.
Miwa holds an M.A. in International Affairs from the School of Global Policy and Strategy at the University of California, San Diego and a B.A. in Politics from Rikkyo University.