Akiko Karaki is a leading practitioner in strategies for Consumer Goods and Retail and Financial Services companies for Strategy&, PwC's strategy consulting group. Based in London, she is a seconded Partner from PwC Consulting LLC in Japan.
She has over ten years in strategy consulting leading customer strategy projects for clients. She is also engaged in promoting diversity, which is necessary for the implementation of growth strategy for Japanese companies.
Prior to joining Strategy&, she worked at JPMorgan, Calyon Securities as Vice President. She has also worked as a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company as well as leading project management at Japan Post Holding as General Manager.
She holds a BA in Law from the University of Tokyo and an LLM with honors (Stone Scholar) from Columbia Law School.