Background

  • JAFCO Group Co., Ltd (JAFCO) is a Japanese private equity fund that invests in Japanese, American and Asia companies across a wide range of sectors including IT services, medical biotechnology and electronics
  • Komine is a Japanese manufacturer of motorcycle equipment and apparel

Process

  • DC Advisory (DC) was retained as financial advisor to JAFCO to provide sell side advice
  • DC was able to design a tailor made process in order to best meet the client’s requests and goals

Outcome

  • Despite the challenging environment caused by Covid-19 and tight timelines, DC was able to provide a successful outcome for JAFCO
  • DC was able to work closely with the client and potential buyers by leveraging our expertise in the sector as well as our broad global customer coverage

It was pleasure to advise JAFCO on their sale of Komine. Komine is one of the most reputable and long standing Japanese brands in the motorcycle industry, and it is led by a strong management team. We believe Komine has clear potential and we are confident that they will continue its exceptional growth with MCP Partners

Tetsu Kawakami, DC Advisory Tokyo