Hideka comes from Japan and likes to relax by reading Japanese novels, a pastime which she often combines with another one of her favorite hobbies – bathing, either in the bath or the sea. Hideka is an obsessive collector of Post-its and pens and over the years, she has managed to amass more than 1,000 pens.
Hideka has a degree in German studies and a doctorate in German history. While studying in Tokyo, she gained professional experience in journalism, later working as an online journalist for a Swiss news platform. She is now the SEA Consultant for the Japanese market at Webrepublic.