Masaya Hara is Representative Director at Albourne Partners Japan.
Before joining APJ, he was Head of the Alternative Investments Team
at T&D Asset Management Co., Ltd. Mr. Hara began his career in finance with Nikko
Securities in 1983. From 1989-1991, he was a proprietary trader at Credit Suisse, First
Boston specializing in index futures and warrant arbitrage. Mr. Hara joined Daido Life
Insurance Co. in 1991 as a Fund Manager of Japanese equities, global fixed income
and US MBS securities. He also constructed and managed an offshore fund of hedge
funds whilst with Daido International Inc. in New York.
Mr. Hara holds a BA from Waseda University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a
Chartered Member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan.