Mr. Takenaka is recognized for his expertise in cross-border M&A and joint venture transactions. On both sides of the Pacific, he serves as a senior advisor to companies in a wide range of industries including information technology, electronics, manufacturing, financial services and real estate.
Mr. Takenaka received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Utah. Mr. Takenaka is a Certified Public Accountant.
Areas of Practice
He is the author of the Japanese best seller, Merger and Acquisition Strategy.
Professional Activities and Experience
Prior to forming The Takenaka Partners Group in 1989, he was a senior partner and National Director of KPMG Peat Marwick's Japanese practice. He also served as Chairman of Project Japan for the parent company, KPMG.