Emi has always been fascinated with both the beauty, as well as the idiosyncrasies of the skin. Her interest in health and wellness orchestrated her university and post-graduate studies, focusing on Health Sciences, Nutrition, and Complementary Natural Medicine. Highly entrepreneurial and creative, Emi started her first company, DesignItMedia, while studying at the University of Victoria, B.C. Emi is passionate about health, wellness, sustainability and equality. Besides her work as a creative, Emi is the co-founder of OKA - an art foundation that supports emerging artists globally, a brand investor and advisor. She lives between Amsterdam and Tokyo.