He is the founder of Iokai Meridian Shiatsu in Europe and the president of the Association for Iokai Shiatsu Europe (AISE). After his travels to India and China in order to develop a deep understanding of Eastern spiritual thinking, he worked for a long time at the Iokai Center in Tokyo. He assisted Masunaga Senseï in his practical and theoretical teaching of shiatsu. In 1981 Sasaki Senseï arrived in Europe to teach Iokai Shiatsu and continue his research on the spirit and the knowledge of traditional oriental medicine through shiatsu. Sasaki Senseï has trained practitioners and teachers in several European countries for more than 35 years.