Tomoko Namba is one of only a handful of female executives to succeed in Japan’s cut-throat startup industry. With a net worth of $545 million, she is the 47th richest person in the country, according to Forbes magazine.
How did she climb the ladder of success from the position of management consultant to multi-million dollar startup founder? Her path to success was hardly straightforward. Namba “made every single mistake I could think of” at the beginning, she admits, before finally shifting focus – and driving her company to become profitable.
Read Namba’s success story – and see how she found the courage to strike out on her own – here.
(Image courtesy Tomoko Namba)