I am an improvising performer and actress based in Tokyo. I use my business background and performance experience to:
coach individuals to discover their personality when presenting
design and deliver workshops to meet the needs of clients who want to communicate more effectively.
Business background: Former member of the Chartered Management Institute, working at management level for over 10 years in Human Resources, training, legal, finance, sales, marketing, resourcing, facilities and administration management, project management.
Performance experience: over 1200 hours improv training, 200 hours of live theatre performances, plus all those wonderful hours rehearsing! I have performed live theatre and improvisation in London, Cambridge, Tokyo, New York, and Hong Kong. I currently perform monthly in Tokyo with 2 groups: Tokyo Comedy Store and The Pirates of Tokyo Bay.
Coach to discover: ghost written presentations for clients and coached them through the delivery; coached clients to discover how to use their bodies and voice effectively when delivering presentations; how to deeply listen to colleagues and clients.
Communicate more effectively: facilitating the discovery of effective and collaborative ways to communicate in the workplace, with client teams or customers; and finding client's assertive self and feeling confident to deal with the unexpected.