Yoko Okamoto brings to Think-Gen nearly 20 years of industry experience. She is versed in both qualitative and quantitative research design and execution and is known for her consultative approach in research program development and implementation. In addition to research projects in the US, she has extensive experience in emerging and developed oUS markets and has conducted studies in over 30 markets worldwide.
Ms. Okamoto has conducted research among HCPs, patients, caregivers and patient advocacy group leaders, US and international payors as well as healthcare products distributors (oUS). Her therapeutic category experience includes vaccines/infectious diseases, oncology, pain management and cardiovascular health and she has worked on a number of orphan/rare disease categories, including genetic disorders.
Most recently, Ms. Okamoto served as a senior member of the US team at a French market research company specializing in quantitative market research. Prior, she was a VP at GfK (legacy V2) where she specialized in larger scale and complex research projects in emerging and developed oUS markets.
She graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a bachelor’s degree in business management