Organiser uncertainty and lack of in-person attendance may see brands rethink their investment, commitment and marketing plans for the Games.
Conversations in society around issues like diversity function differently in Japan from the West.
A sale could yield close to US$3 billion and be one of Japan's biggest real estate transactions ever, according to published reports.
He leaves AKQA London after 16 years leading creative teams globally and is now responsible for leading the creative vision for the Japanese shop.
The Tokyo-based agency has won Grand Prix, Titanium and Lions in many other categories over the past decade.
Global preview event takes place online after plan to host physical event later this year in Tokyo altered because of coronavirus.
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