Cole Garrett

Associate Director

Cole brings a breadth of experience to Yuzu Kyodai: in communications strategy, public affairs, media relations and cultural intelligence.

His career has taken him from Dentsu, where he managed strategy for Coca-Cola and McDonalds, to Caesars Entertainment Japan, where he was Senior Manager for Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility.  As a speech writer and media consultant, clients have included the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Prime Minister’s Office of Japan.

Originally from the US, Cole has a degree in Asian Studies, and is fluent in both Japanese and  Mandarin Chinese.