Atsuhiko Takahara joined Daiwa Securities, DC Advisory’s parent company, in 2017 and specialises in cross-border M&A.

Prior to joining DC Advisory Japan, Atsuhiko gained worked at Mizuho Bank in the Netherlands and Belgium. Throughout his career, he has originated and executed transactions and provided accounting services to various clients in and outside of Japan.

Atsuhiko’s recent M&A experience includes multiple project originations and executions of the transport equipment and machinery sector.

Atsuhiko holds a B.A. in Sports Science from Waseda University and is a U.S. CPA holder.

Atsuhiko says: “I have advised a range of clients on domestic and cross-border transactions across Electric and Automotive industries”