New York and Tokyo - 30 July 2014 - Guggenheim Partners, a global investment and advisory firm, has opened its representative office in Japan. Guggenheim Partners Japan Representative Office has been established in Tokyo, and will initially conduct market research activities. Guggenheim also announced the hiring of Atsuhito Sakai as Senior Managing Director and Guggenheim’s Representative in Japan.
“We are honored to open our first office in Japan,” said Mark Walter, Chief Executive Officer. “We look forward to delivering innovative solutions and providing exceptional value to Japanese institutions and investors.”
Added Scott Minerd, Global Chief Investment Officer, “Guggenheim has been very deliberate in how we approach our global expansion. In this regard, we believe our full complement of investment capabilities is ideally suited for a Japanese market. Guggenheim is committed to Japan and to delivering long-term value to all of our clients.”
Guggenheim Partners is a global investment and advisory firm with more than $210 billion in assets under management.
Source: Guggenheim Partners