Who is she?
“Let’s go plastic free! No more straws, evermore!” is one of the sentences that Yuki says the most. She is a well-educated individual in studying United Nation’s goals, from MDGs to SDGs, graduated from Master of Science. Also has been invited to do numerous MDG/ SDG trainings in the past few years.
She engages herself mainly in two main fields: women empowerment and environmental protection. For her, Mermaids, are aquatic creatures with the upper body of a human and tail of fish. We are the bridge between ocean and human, as an Ocean Ambassador to raise awareness in ocean conversation. As well to promote woman’s independence and pursuit of self-awareness.
Her role at Mermaid Federation International (MFI)
Yuki manages and oversee all daily operational matters of Mermaid Federation International, including but not limited to Admin, Finance, Marketing, Overseas Business Development and Customer Relations.
What made you decide to start Mermaid Federation International (MFI)?
What’s a typical morning at work?
What are some of the challenges of the job?
I often need to switch around with different accents and communication channels, which takes quite a lot of time and effort.
WhatsApp, WeChat, Kaokao Talk, Line, etc.
What were some of the life lessons which you have learned along the way in your career?
challenges and hiccups, because they are all there to train us up and better prepare ourselves.”
Best advice someone has given you in life?
“Treat the people surrounding you and yourself well, be thankful of what you have now.”
As an entrepreneur yourself, what motivates you personally?
“Seeing others grow and advanced.”
Do you ever face biasness in your work and position because of your gender?
If I were not an Entrepreneur, I would be a..?
Any inspirational quote for all the women in business & leadership out there?
“Initiative is doing the right thing without being told. Trust yourself, trust your gut feeling and go give it a try!“
Check out Mermaid Federation International here.