We’re thrilled to announce the promotion of Akio Nakamura, an exceptional leader backed with 20+ years in fund placement, as our new managing director for the Japan team. With a solid track record and in-depth knowledge of the Japanese financial ecosystem, we foresee a promising new era for Finex in Japan and beyond.
Akio Nakamura: A Seasoned Leader and Market Expert
Akio is more than just a specialist; he’s a maestro. Having spearheaded sales in Japan previously, he brings a unique blend of market acumen, strong reputation and product expertisee. His deep connections with institutions, asset managers, public pensions, consultants and corporates testify to his leadership capabilities.
Akio’s expertise covers a broad spectrum – from VC, buyouts in the US, EU, and Asia to private credit, infrastructure projects and real estate projects. With the support of our 11 full-time dedicated associates, his team is all set to make waves in the financial landscape.
A Trailblazer’s Journey:
Before joining Finex, Akio left his mark on reputable institutions like GI Capital Management, Shinsei Securities, and Japan Alternative Investment. His diverse experience in handling various fund products and alternative investment sales makes him an adept navigator in the Japanese fundraising landscape.
The Finex Advantage:
Akio’s arrival strengthens our commitment to connecting GPs and Asian LPs, bringing more opportunities for capital growth. Our talented team, under Akio’s leadership, is ready to deliver excellence, providing a bridge between the global and local financial landscape.
With Akio Nakamura leading the way as our managing director for the Japan team, we’re excited for the new phase ahead. Our unique combination of resources, expertise, and commitment positions Finex as the best partner for global private equity managers to effectively penetrate the niche Japanese market, which could be incredibly difficult to access.