Our Team

Kojiro Nojiri

Kojiro Nojiri

 

Kojiro Nojiri

Practice Areas Asset Management, Legal and Compliance, Global Markets
Education Koji received B.A. from Keio University and MBA from Southern California University, Marshall School of Business.

Previous Experience

Koji joined Akamai Financial Markets in 2007 as a Managing Director before setting up Tiglon Partners in 2008. Prior to joining Akamai he was with Russell Reynolds Associates. The former Morgan Stanley Head of Japan Equity Sales has 16 years banking experience. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Koji worked for Lehman Brothers and Nikko Securities. Fluent in English.

Junichi Wada

Junichi Wada

 

Junichi Wada

Junichi Wada

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0208

Email:junichi.wada@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Global Markets, Investment Banking and Private Banking
Education Junichi Received B.A. in Economics from St. Paul University

Previous Experience

Junichi joined Tiglon Partners in August 2008. Prior to joining Tiglon, he worked at UBS Securities covering numerous Financing and M&A deals. Having worked in London, Hong Kong and Tokyo for companies such as Nomura Securities and Daiwa Securities SMBC Europe, Junichi has more than twenty years experience in Investment Banking. Fluent in English.

Kaori Takada

Kaori Takada

 

Kaori Takada

Kaori Takada

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0205

Email:kaori.takada@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Asset Management, Fixed Income
Education Kaori received B.A. in British & American Literature from Tokyo Woman’s Christian University

Previous Experience

Kaori joined Tiglon Partners in March 2016. Prior to joining Tiglon Partners, she worked for executive search firm and recruitment agent specializing in financial industry, where she covered mainly Asset Management and Fixed Income. About 20 years of experience working at Bank of America Tokyo and London branch as well as working at European securities houses as an FX and derivative sales.

Keigo Shindo

Keigo Shindo

 

Keigo Shindo

Keigo Shindo

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0215

Email:keigo.shindo@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Investment Banking, Real Estate, Private Equity
Education Keigo received B.A. in English from Reitaku University and Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from Salem State University in the USA

Previous Experience

Keigo was a member of Akamai Japan prior to Tiglon Partners’ inception. Prior to joining Akamai, he worked at Robert Walters Japan where he covered Investment Banking, Real Estate and Private Equity for just under five years. Having lived, worked and been educated in the USA, he is fluent in English. Certified Industrial Counselor.

Chihoko Nitoh

Chihoko Nitoh

 

Chihoko Nitoh

Chihoko Nitoh

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6869 8620

Email:chihoko.nitoh@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Medical, Pharmaceutical, Lifesciences
Education Chihoko received B.A. in Sociology from Sophia University

Previous Experience

Chihoko started career in recruitment with Executive Search firms Korn Ferry International and Russell Reynolds. Later as Manager at Thermofisher (ex Lifetechnologies) established Talent Acquisition model in Japan and recruited positions at all levels and expertise. After manager role in a US based medical company, joined Tiglon Partners in 2021.

Masayuki Koito

Masayuki Koito

 

Masayuki Koito

Masayuki Koito

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0217

Email:masayuki.koito@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Insurance, Wealth Management, Equity Research, ESG/Engagement
Education Masayuki received B.A. in Law from Aoyama Gakuin University

Previous Experience

Masayuki joined Tiglon Partners in 2017. Prior to joining Tiglon Partners, he worked at UBS Securities as a HR Recruiter and covered Wealth Management business. Prior to that, he spent about 17 years with global executive search firms as a Researcher and Consultant at Eban, Russell Reynolds, Sheffield Haworth and Global Sage.

Makoto Yamamoto

Makoto Yamamoto

 

Makoto Yamamoto

Makoto Yamamoto

Senior Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6869 6209

Email:makoto.yamamoto@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Global Markets
Education Makoto received B.A. in Commerce from Waseda University

Previous Experience

Makoto joined Tiglon Partners in October 2020. Prior to Tiglon Partners, he worked for Nikko Securities and Morgan Stanley as a sales rep.

Teppei Oya

Teppei Oya

 

Teppei Oya

Teppei Oya

Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0209

Email:teppei.oya@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Real Estate, Commercial Banking, Securities Company,Consulting Firm
Education Teppei received B.A. in Economics from Kwansei Gakuin University

Previous Experience

Teppei joined Tiglon Partners in December 2019. Previously, he worked for a major recruiting company’s executive search team where he covered finance and consulting industries. Prior to entering recruiting industry, he worked for consulting firms where he supported listed companies to formulate business strategies and also helped SMEs with their business turnaround. Teppei originally worked for one of the largest megabanks in Japan for 10 years. He was responsible for corporate sales in sales department of the head office. He also conducted research and credit examination on large corporate clients.

Ayako Toshima

Ayako Toshima

 

Ayako Toshima

Ayako Toshima

Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0216

Email:ayako.toshima@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Asset Management
Education Ayako graduated from Tokyo Bunkyo Gakuen, Faculty of Design.

Previous Experience

Ayako joined Tiglon Partners in January 2018. Prior to Tiglon Partners, she worked for a Japanese Insurance company where she was engaged in bridal business for 8 years and audit for 3 years.

Yukihiro Fukuda

Yukihiro Fukuda

 

Yukihiro Fukuda

Yukihiro Fukuda

Consultant

Direct Line:+813 6406 0203

Email:yukihiro.fukuda@tiglon-partners.com

Practice Areas Global Markets, Commercial Banking
Education Yukihiro received B.A. in Economics from Gakushuin University

Previous Experience

Yukihiro joined Tiglon Partners in August 2020.Prior to Tiglon Partners, he built career in financial industry, the human resources industry. He experienced retail business at a megabank, a major securities company in the financial industry. He engaged in consulting of the adoption through advertisement business in the human resources industry.

Misa Kubota

Misa Kubota

 

Misa Kubota

Misa Kubota

Researcher

Direct Line:+813 6406 0204

Email:misa.kubota@tiglon-partners.com

Education Misa received B.A. in Policy Studies from Kwansei Gakuin University

Previous Experience

Misa joined Tiglon Partners in March 2018. Prior to Tiglon Partners, she worked for an auto-leasing company in Corporate sales position and a Newspaper publishing company as a reporter.

Kana Yamazaki

Kana Yamazaki

 

Kana Yamazaki

Kana Yamazaki

Researcher

Direct Line:+813 6406 0218

Email:kana.yamazaki@tiglon-partners.com

Education Kana received B.A. in International Communication from Yamanashi Prefectural University

Previous Experience

Kana joined Tiglon Partners in April 2019. While she was in school, she has studied abroad in Australia for a year and the U.K. for a short period. She has been to more than 10 foreign countries.