TBWA HAKUHODO Appoints Junko Hara as New Head of Corporate Communications

03 June 2024

Tokyo, June 3rd – TBWA HAKUHODO proudly announces the appointment of Junko Hara as Head of Corporate Communications. In this role, Hara will be responsible for leading the agency’s comprehensive communication strategies, enhancing TBWA HAKUHODO’s unique value proposition in both Japan and global markets. Renowned as one of Japan’s most prestigious creative agencies, TBWA HAKUHODO has earned numerous international awards and dedicated to driving innovation in brand experiences.


Junko Hara brings over 20 years of experience in branding, PR, and marketing communications, making a significant impact on both global and domestic Japanese companies. She has a strong background in the tech and startup environment, as well as extensive experience in the agency sector.


“Junko’s strategic insight and extensive experience in both tech startups and agency environments make her an invaluable addition to our leadership team. Her ability to bridge cultural perspectives and drive innovative communication strategies aligns perfectly with our vision for the future,” said Chris Iki, COO of TBWA HAKUHODO.


Throughout her career, Hara has specialized in branding, communications strategy, public relations, and crisis management. Her diverse skills and extensive experience make her a valuable asset to TBWA HAKUHODO as the agency continues to innovate and expand its global presence.