Senior Research Director
Ms. Nilsson joined Blue Heron in 2011. She previously was a reporter in the New York bureau of the Yomiuri Shimbun, which is Japan’s largest newspaper. At the Yomiuri, Olivia covered a wide range of business, economic, and market topics, with special emphasis on the automotive, financial, and tech sectors. She also spent several years living in Tokushima, Japan, as a participant on the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET), run by Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.