At GR Japan, Shoko Takeda manages several projects related to IT, communications and financial operations. She is also responsible for telecommunications and policy analysis. As a policy secretary for a member of the House of Representatives prior to joining GR Japan, Shoko was involved in policy making and legislative activities, such as information analysis for Bill discussions. She has a Jurisprudence Degree from Waseda Law school. Currently, she is a member of University of Tokyo’s Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information Studies and is continuing her research and training in political reporting.