Satoko Takada


Creative Director McCann, Japan

Satoko became interested in overseas advertising at around the end of her 20s and she moved to the U.S. to attend the Miami Ad School. After graduating, she gained experience working as a creative at various agencies in Europe and Asia. Having lived and worked overseas for five years, she returned to Japan in 2005. Since then she has worked at BBM, Ogilvy & Mather, and then joined McCann 2012.

At the 2017 Cannes lions, she became one of the 15 women of “See It Be It” from across the world, who have the potential to lead the industry. She also has been chosen as one of the 40 women to watch 2017 in Asia and is the only person from Japan to make the