Plutus – Leading Japanese M&A and Valuation Advisory Firm

  • Plutus is an independent Japanese financial advisory service firm that specializes in Mergers & Acquisitions, Fund Raising, and Valuations.
  • Plutus is among the top-tier M&A advisory firms in Japan

Japanese Involvement Financial Advisor Rankings -2020 Full Year

*Excluding real estate transactions

Source: Refinitiv

Plutus – Strong Japanese Client Base

We advise a diverse range of Japanese clients from large-cap corporations to venture companies.
  • Automotive
  • IT & Telecoms
  • Lifestyle & Consumers
  • Finance

Client relationships with + 1,000 Japanese Companies

Plutus – Overview of our Services

*Buy side process

Plutus Key Members – Cross Border

Mahito Noguchi

Chief Executive Officer, Professor of Finance at Kyoto University

Mahito Noguchi is the Chief Executive Officer and founder of Plutus Consulting. Prior to founding Plutus in 2004, Mahito led FX and Options desks at Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Chase. He has been involved with numerous investments and valuations throughout his career. Mahito has published extensively on stock options and corporate finance. He is a Professor of Finance at Kyoto University.

Takero Okano

Managing Director TEL: +81 (0)50-3134-5382

Takero is a Managing Director of financial advisory services at Plutus, with a particular focus on valuations and cross-border M&A advisory. Prior to joining Plutus in 2017, he worked at PwC (Tokyo and London) for 16 years where he provided M&A and valuation advisory services. Takero has extensive experience in both domestic and cross-border transactions. Before PwC, he worked at Stern Stewart (Tokyo), where he provided valuation advisory services to large Japanese corporations. At the start of his career, he worked at the corporate finance depart of Hitachi, Ltd. for 10 years.

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Financial Advisory
Design and Valuation of Financial Securities

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