Managing Director



Nov. 2020 - Joined Bluepass Capital Inc.
Aug. 2020 - Appointed Representative Director of forest Inc.
Before that, he was involved in PE fund operations at CITIC Capital and other firms that support Japanese companies' expansion into Asia. In addition to engaging in investment operations targeting small and medium-sized companies, he also served as a board member (director/auditor) of the portfolio companies and was involved in their overall management in a hands-on style (full-time capacity), including the development and implementation of management strategies, overseas expansion support, and IPO preparation, and has a strong track record of performance.
Before that, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley Securities, where he engaged in M&A advisory services with a focus on cross-border transactions.
Before that, he gained experience in accounting audits, SOX Act audits, IPO support services, etc., at EY Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC.

Education and Qualifications

Graduate of Keio University, Faculty of Commerce and Shizenkan University, Graduate School of Leadership and Innovation (MBA, Design & Leadership for Societal Innovation)
Certified public accountant
Lecturer for "M&A and Management" at Business Breakthrough University