Naoto is part of our San Francisco team and has more than 15 years’ investment banking and equity research experience, particularly within the TMT sector and cross-border transactions.

Prior to working at DC, Naoto held roles at Daiwa Capital Markets America, Daiwa Securities Japan and Daiwa Research Institute.

Naoto says: “I truly enjoy working with great companies and entrepreneurs, and DC’s global network, industry expertise and entrepreneurial spirit are key differentiators for us when we serve clients who are looking to grow on a global basis.”