- Creative Services Manager, Geometry Ogilvy Japan / Creative Director, The END ALS Association
- Executive Jury - Japan
Chiharu is an award-winning creative and an ALS activist who grew up in Japan and the US. Before making her mark in the creative agency world, she explored the film industry and contemporary art industry. Chiharu joined Geometry Ogilvy Japan as the creative services manager in 2021 after over a decade at McCann Tokyo. As the Creative Director and Board Member of the NPO, The END ALS Association, her works have won numerous awards, including Cannes Health Lions, One Show, LIA, and AdFest. Chiharu’s unique perspective allows her to pursue her passion for purpose-driven ideas that challenge the way we see the world.