Kazufumi Kuwahara

Head of Real Estate, Vistra Japan

Kazufumi Kuwahara

Kazufumi leads the real estate fund services team at Vistra Japan servicing fund managers investing in real estate in Japan via different types of structures.

Kazufumi has more than 25 years of finance and accounting experiences including 20 years of experience in senior finance roles with leading global investment managers. He has substantial experiences overseeing SPC financial operations for large real asset and infrastructure portfolios including accounting, cash management and investor reporting. 

Before joining Vistra, he was General Manager with a global infrastructure fund manager, overseeing fund accounting and treasury. Kazufumi also held senior finance roles at Blackstone and Merrill Lynch where he was responsible for setting up and running finance function for funds investing in various types of real estate in Japan.

Kazufumi is a U.S. CPA (Illinois State) and holds an MBA with concentration in finance from Vanderbilt University, U.S.A.

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