Naoya is part of our DC Advisory Japan team, with more than 25 years' investment banking experience.

Prior to recently taking up a new role in DC Advisory’s international planning team in Tokyo, he was Head of the Asia Access team for DC Advisory US and its predecessor firm, Sagent Advisors (Sagent were acquired by DC Advisory US in 2017). He had previously also been in senior positions at the Strategic Advisory Department at Daiwa Securities SMBC, both in Tokyo and London.