Mark McFarlane

Founder, Director, Product lead and mobile developer

About Mark

A British-born veteran of Tokyo's software engineering and design community, Mark is Managing Director of Tacchi. When not working on cool design and technology projects with startups and established brands, Mark loves to go mountain biking in the Japanese countryside, play squash, hit the climbing gym, or play board and video games.

  • Event report – Canvas meetup #1

    Canvas Meetup #1 in Tokyo took place on Thursday September 3rd, and was a huge success! We were expecting about 30 or 40 people to attend, and actually had over 100 come through the doors! A number of Canvas members shared their work in a flash exhibition. It was wonderful to see everyone enjoyin

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  • Onwards, upwards and outwards!

    Location, Location, Location Tacchi Studios - First of all, we’re super excited to be moving to a new office tomorrow! It’s a larger space on the ground floor of a nice little building near Aoyama Gakuin. We love the feel of the place, it’s not too corporate and has a boutique kind of vibe. I

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  • The official Tacchi reading list

    Tacchi Reading List Learning is very important to us. Books are great for learning. Therefore, in order to stay at the forefront of design, technology, business and a variety of other topics, we spend a lot of time creating a reading list and sharing it to the team. Here are our favourite books:

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