Yutaka Nishimura is a Senior Advisor focused on Japanese buyout opportunities in the consumer, retail and healthcare sectors. He is based in Tokyo.
Previously, Mr. Nishimura was President and Regional CEO of Richemont Japan, where he led a business restructuring which enhanced the company’s cost competitiveness and market position. Before becoming President and Regional CEO, Mr. Nishimura held CFO and COO positions at Richemont Japan. Prior to that, Mr. Nishimura held leadership positions in fields such as finance and marketing at GE Edison Life and GE Medical Systems Asia.
He is currently a board member at Carlyle portfolio companies Oyatsu Company Ltd. and Sunsho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Mr. Nishimura is a member of the Japan Association of Corporate Executives.
Mr. Nishimura earned his B.A. in economics from Keio University.