I am driven by the opportunity to globalize Japanese corporations.
Keiji has a deep understanding of the Japanese market and helps his clients to invest in businesses and assets overseas. With more than 30 years in investment banking, Keiji has advised domestic and international clients in strategic, cross-border transactions including M&A, joint ventures and restructurings. He also has extensive experience advising clients in structuring and raising financing for acquisitions and other principal investment opportunities.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Keiji worked for 20 years at Deutsche Bank Group, where he served as Vice Chairman, Global Banking Group, Deutsche Securities, the investment banking unit of Deutsche Bank Group in Japan. He also led the firm’s M&A efforts and was a member of its Asian-Pacific Regional Management Committee. Keiji began his career at Japan External Trade Organization.
As a Fulbright Scholarship grantee, Keiji earned a Master in Business Administration and Master of Arts from the Wharton School and the Lauder Institute of International Management at the University of Pennsylvania. Keiji also earned a Bachelor of Law from Aoyama Gakuin University.
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