Tadaaki Kurozumi

Co-Head of Japan

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Tadaaki co-founded Merchant Capital, the predecessor entity to Savills Investment Management Asia Ltd, and focuses on origination as well as overall investment strategy, management and operations. After graduating from the University of Tokyo, Tadaaki started his career at Sumitomo Realty & Development Corporation where he focused on commercial property development. Following his MBA from Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania in 2000, he joined Merrill Lynch Japan Incorporated, where he served as a director of principal investment team until 2005, and was responsible for the pricing and underwriting of distressed debt, real estate, and real estate related M&A, financing, and equity transactions. Tadaaki has multiple qualifications in the real estate field, including certification as a 1st class registered architect.