Seiko Indo, director in APCO Worldwide’s Tokyo office, has over 15 years of experience in communications with a strong background in awareness raising, advocacy and public affairs.
Ms. Indo plays a key role in APCO’s issues management, awareness raising and advocacy work in Japan, and leads on the team’s global assignments in the IT, biotechnology and health care sectors. She is a member of APCO’s global health care practice group as well as global technology group.
Prior to joining APCO, Ms. Indo worked on a range of public communication assignments for government agencies, corporate communications for mainly IT and healthcare businesses, and awareness raising for humanitarian NGOs. She also led work on government relations and corporate affairs for around issues of IP protection and corporate compliance. In 2009, Ms. Indo became the first Climate Change Campaign Officer for the British Embassy in Tokyo where she was responsible for facilitating public debate in Japan on environmental policy and the future of energy.
Ms. Indo holds an MA in Social and Public Communication from London School of Economics.