Kotaro is part of our DC Advisory Tokyo team with over 14 years’ investment banking experience, specialising in the Consumer, Leisure & Retail, Healthcare and Industrials sectors.

Kotaro also has experience in the energy sector from his time with Daiwa Tokyo. During his career, Kotaro has originated and executed a number of high-profile transactions across M&A and the equity & debt capital markets.

Kotaro holds a B.A. in Economics from Hitotsubashi University.

Kotaro says: “I look forward to using my expertise and working with colleagues across DC to execute cross-border M&A, in the hopes of making a difference to our clients.”