Certified Public Accountnat, Certified Tax Accountant
Kobayashi earned a degree in Economics from Hitotsubashi University. She started her career at the International Finance Department of KPMG Tokyo., where she consulted, conducted due diligence, and audited bond/real estate funds, and financial institutions/businesses both domestically and internationally.
She joined GCA Corporation where she was in charge of launching and managing its subsidiary Mezzanine Fund while she was also an advisor in M&A of publicly listed companies.
In 2015 she joined Sakurai & Co. that consults accounting and international finance in the entertainment industry.
She launched Tokyo Athletes Office in 2017, where she aims to contribute to the development of sports business through building a self-organized structure with her finance, accounting and taxation knowledge.