Akitoshi Nakamura has joined Sun Capital Partners as chairman and CEO of the firm's
Sun Capital Partners Japan K.K. (“Sun Capital Japan”), the Japanese adviser to Sun Capital Partners, Inc. (“Sun Capital”), today announced that it has appointed Mr. Akitoshi (“Aki”) Nakamura as its Chairman and CEO effective immediately.
Most recently, Mr. Nakamura served as Vice Chairman and Director of Nikko Principal Investments Japan Ltd. (“
Gary M. Talarico, Managing Director, Sun Capital Partners, Inc., stated, “I have had the privilege of knowing Nakamura-san since 1998 and am very pleased to welcome him as Chairman and CEO of Sun Capital Japan. His broad and relevant background in law, banking, and private equity, as well as his unique experience as one of the most senior executives at IRCJ, are an excellent match with Sun Capital's focus on turnaround investing. In combination with Shigeru Utsugi, Sun Capital Japan's Managing Director in
Akitoshi Nakamura, Chairman and CEO, Sun Capital Partners Japan K.K., commented, “I am very excited to join the Japanese advisor of Sun Capital, a firm which enjoys an unparalleled reputation for expertise in turnaround investing. Sun Capital's focus on operational improvements coupled with its global operating management resources are a great fit with the challenges that Japanese companies face today as they adjust to economic change and globalization. In addition to Sun Capital's excellent track record in the
Shigeru Utsugi, Managing Director, Sun Capital Partners Japan K.K., added, “Our team in
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Sun Capital Partners Japan K.K. is the Japanese advisor to Sun Capital Partners, Inc., a leading U.S.-based private investment firm focused on leveraged buyouts, equity, debt, and other investments in market-leading companies that can benefit from its in-house operating professionals and experience. Sun Capital Partners, Inc. and its affiliates target Japanese companies with JPY