About the Rockbook Team

Founded in 2001 in Tokyo,  Rockbook offers Representation Service and Sales Consulting for International Book Publishers for Japan, South Korea and other Asian countries. Originally founded by Gilles Fauveau and Akiko Iwamoto, the team was then joined by Ayako Owada in 2010 as Marketing and Internet Sales Manager.  Rockbook expanded its business to the US and to Europe. It also aims to publish for the readers of Japan and Asia, the US, and Europe.


With a team with over 30 years experience in the Book business, Rockbook offers the best possible services to International Book Publishers who want to expand and improve their Sales and Presence in the Asian, the American, and the European markets.


Gilles Fauveau



Akiko Iwamoto

Managing Partner


Ayako Owada

Sales & Marketing Manager