maï ikuzawa, founder of bow wow international agency

born – tokyo lives – london founder & creative director of bow wow international passion – cars

born in tokyo as the daughter of japan’s most celebrated grand prix driver, tetsu ikuzawa, maï ikuzawa grew up in the world of motor racing and has become a passionate racer herself. after relocating to the UK she was educated at charterhouse, one of england’s most prestigious schools, and later graduated from central st martin’s college of art & design.

ikuzawa’s intelligent design, fused with her expertise in the field of motor sports led her to setting up, bow wow international, a successful design and marketing agency with footholds across the worlds of cars, motorsports, film, music and fashion.

she continues to live in london yet divides her time between tokyo, london and the french alps, where, in her private life, she is often spotted engaging in some fuel-powered adrenalin activity on the race track, dirt track, concours d’elegance, motor shows, up mountains and anywhere and any distance.

maï ikuzawa appears in various media as a car ‘otaku’ and is a blogger on – arguably the most important trend and style website in the world. her life of cars is followed daily by thousands of fans worldwide. she is also a regular contributor and car critic for ‘intersection magazine’.

if you don’t like cars, we recommend you do not sit next to her at a dinner party!