Anya Bailey has extensive experience of working with global companies on their corporate communications and cross-border campaigns as well as reputation and issues management. Anya moved to Tokyo in 2006 where she joined Kreab Gavin Anderson, a PR agency focused on corporate and financial communications. Prior to her move to Tokyo, Anya spent almost a decade in London working in strategic corporate communications for Financial Dynamics (now part of FTI Consulting) as well as in-house at the London Stock Exchange. Previous clients have included defence contractors, technology companies, financial institutions and large retail organizations with cross-border assignments spanning Europe, Russia, the Middle East and Asia. Anya has a first-class honours degree in International Relations from the University of Leeds and a Masters (with Distinction) in Middle Eastern Politics and Economics from SOAS, University of London.