Meet the doq members

Our team of diverse skills and professional backgrounds are tied together
by a passion for cross-cultural strategy.

Most importantly, we love what we do!

  • Yoshinori SakunoFounder & Group Managing Director
  • Raised in Japan before launching his career in Leo Burnett’s Tokyo office and Chicago HQ, Yoshi established doq® in 2009 when settling in Australia. With over 20 years of international experience specialising in building enduring brands, he continues to develop his marketing acumen, recently obtaining his second Masters Degree, Digital Media Management at Hyper Island Singapore. Building a diverse cross-cultural team at doq®, his focus remains in better bridging together Australia and Japan through marketing and innovation.
  • Kota NagamiAccount Planning Director – Head of Strategy

    From a background of architecture and tourism marketing, Kota’s strategic planning experience helps him reign in ideas and balance them with logic and feasibility.

  • Nao ShimokawaAccount Planning Supervisor

    As an experienced e-commerce and digital marketing professional, Nao utilises her skills to deliver consultative and comprehensive solutions for clients. Currently studying MBA at UTS.

  • Akiko NagaiAccount Planning Manager

    Akiko brings superior marketing and event management support to the team. Based in Japan, she remains our go-to contact for any logistics on the ground.

  • Victoria FangAccount Planning Manager

    Raised in Japan before studying in Australia, Victoria has extensive experience in assisting European and Australian organisations to penetrate the Japanese market.

  • Maki WatabeAccount Planning Manager

    A professional in tourism promotion management, Maki is passionate about growing Japan’s inbound tourism sector. She produces marketing strategies for clients with her extensive knowledge and cross-cultural understanding from having lived in multiple countries and cities.

  • Yuta IchikawaDigital Marketing Planning Manager

    Yuta has extensive knowledge of digital marketing, acting as our resident expert when perfecting online campaigns.

  • Miko Fujii Account Planning Manager

    Miko’s multicultural upbringing, split between the Caribbeans, US, and Japan, has honed her cultural adaptability, enabling her to offer imaginative digital marketing solutions tailored to clients in diverse markets.