Masaru Koibuchi

Representative Director

Mr. Koibuchi is the Representative Director HJ Asset Management. His responsibilities include investment analysis and structuring of real estate and infrastructure projects. Prior to joining HJ Asset Management, Mr. Koibuchi was the CIO of Edgebell Capital. He has also worked at Lehman Brothers Japan, Goldman Sachs Japan, IBJ Nomura Financial Products, and the Industrial Bank of Japan. Mr. Koibuchi is a graduate of Waseda University.

Joseph Rigby

Managing Director

Mr. Rigby is the Managing Director of HJ Asset Management. Since 2000, he has been a Director of Housing Japan. His responsibilities include the implementation of new business and investment strategies. Mr. Rigby has previously worked at Morgan Stanley Japan, Morgan Stanley Hong Kong, Lehman Brothers Japan, Dillon Read Capital Management Singapore and Barclays Capital Singapore. Mr. Rigby is a graduate of Kobe University.

Takanori Usui

Managing Director

Mr. Usui is a Managing Manager at HJ Asset Management. His responsibilities include the management and oversight of investments; new business structuring and development; and investor reporting. Prior to joining HJ Asset Management, Mr. Usui spent 9 years with Goldman Sachs in Japan, involved in real estate investment and asset management. Mr. Usui has also worked at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation. Mr. Usui is a graduate of Tsukuba University (B. Eng. and M. Eng.)

Makiko Tao

Compliance Officer

Ms. Tao is the Compliance Officer at HJ Asset Management. Her responsibilities include the oversight of the legal and compliance areas. Ms. Tao has extensive experience in Compliance at Nomura Realty, Goldman Sachs Realty Japan and Shinsei Financial. Ms. Tao is a Qualified Judicial Scrivener.