JunOtsuka

Jun Otsuka

CEO of JIP Capital

Jun is the CEO and founder of JIP Capital Inc., a private equity firm focusing on investing in business succession companies in Japan. He was the CEO and founder of Pinefield Capital Partners, Ltd., a private equity fund management company. Prior to being a private equity fund manager, he was the CEO of Mizuho Securities (Asia) Limited looking after securities operation in Asia.
He used to work in Tokyo managing fixed income and derivatives risks at IBJ, Ltd. He also worked as a fund manager of equities and foreign exchange in Switzerland. He spent some time in corporate finance for large Japanese conglomerates in Tokyo. He graduated from the University Chicago Booth School and majored in statistics and finance. He also graduated from Keio University where he majored in economics.