Aki thrives on building long-term relationships with clients. She enjoys getting to know their business and providing practical solutions to improve efficiency and help clients meet their goals.
In her role as Business Services Manager, Aki provides taxation and compliance services. She also has a special interest in New Zealand IFRS standards and cross-border transactions.
Aki moved to New Zealand from Japan in 1994 to study at the University of Canterbury. She gained experience working for a mid-tier accounting firm and later for one of the largest FMCG companies before joining MGI in 2008.
Outside work she is an active member and treasurer of a Japanese cultural dance group and enjoys performing at various events.