Mutsuki Takano was promoted to Head Special Projects Group Level, Corporate Development Asia in February 2020.
Mutsuki has 14 years’ experience in one of the biggest Japan-based international conglomerates, Mitsui & Co., Ltd, where he was engaged in multicultural business operations such as new business launch, JV set-up, foreign company operations and restructuring in the US, UK, India, China and Asian countries.
For the latter half of Mutsuki’s experience, he has been committed to the private equity industry, especially in the biotech venture arm of Mitsui Global Investment. He has participated as a board observer on the management team of more than ten portfolio companies and his hands-on support contributed directly to the growth of each of them.
Mutsuki completed an Executive MBA training in Sun Yat-Sen University, GuangZhow, China, and received a BSc in the Science of Politics and Economics from the Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. He is also a Chartered Member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan (CMA®).