Ms. Tanaka is a member of the business development team, focusing on the Japanese private equity market.
Prior to StepStone, Ms. Tanaka was a representative in Japan / marketing director at Greenpark Capital, a secondary private equity fund. Before that she had extensive experience of business development and liaising with Japanese institutions through her work with Capital & Marketing and Bear Stearns. Previously Ms. Tanaka was a manager at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities in investment banking, a research advisor at Mitsubishi Research Institute and co-published a book on Japanese turnaround “Kigyosaiseiseiko no hosoku” in 2004.
Ms. Tanaka graduated with a BA from Kobe Shoin Women’s University in Japan and MA from The University of York in UK.