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Management Team

Atsushi Kawashima

Atsushi Kawashima

Chairman

Mr. Kawashima joined Kenedix in 1998 and is currently the Chairman of Kenedix. Prior to joining Kenedix, he was a Senior Manager in the real estate business division of Mizuho Trust & Banking from 1990 to 1998. From 1982 to 1990, he served at Mitsubishi Co., where he resided in Baghdad and HK, and was engaged in construction management. He has over 30 years of experience in the property investment industry. Bachelor of Engineering, the University of Tokyo

April 1982 Mitsubishi Corporation
April 1990 Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
June 1998 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenediy-Wilson Japan Co.,Ltd.)
March 2003 Executive Officer and COO
March 2005 Director, and Executive Officer, COO
March 2007 CEO & President
March 2014 President of Space Design Inc. (present post)
March 2013 Chairman of Kenedix, Inc. (present post)
Taisuke Miyajima

Taisuke Miyajima

CEO & President

Mr. Miyajima joined Kenedix in 1998 and is currently the CEO & President of Kenedix. Prior to assuming current position in 2013, he had been the Executive Director of Kenedix Office Investment Corporation & CEO and President of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. since 2005. Prior to joining Kenedix, he served as Manager of the Capital Markets Department at the Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation Head Office in Tokyo beginning in 1987 and was transferred to Mitsubishi's Los Angeles Agency where he served as First Vice President of Real Estate Finance. He has more than 20 years of experience in capital markets including asset securitization as well as corporate and real estate finance in the U.S. and Japan. Bachelor of Law, Keio University

April 1985 Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
April 1992 Los Angeles Branch
April 1998 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenediy-Wilson Japan Co.,Ltd.)
October 2004 CEO & President of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly KW REIT Management, Inc.)
May 2005 Executive Director of Kenedix Office Investment Corporation
(formerly Kenedix Realty Investment Corporation)
March 2012 Director of Kenedix, Inc.
March 2013 CEO & President (present post)
Taiji Yoshikawa

Taiji Yoshikawa

Director

Mr. Yoshikawa joined Kenedix in 1998 and is currently a Director of Kenedix. Prior to joining Kenedix, He was employed by Mitsubishi Corporation, most recently in the role of Manager of the domestic and overseas real estate investments and development projects division. In this role he was responsible for managing the investments. He has over 30 years' experience in the property investment industry, including roles in construction and development with Mitsubishi Corporation and Fudo Construction Co., Ltd. Graduate from Toyama National College of Technology

March 1980 Fudo Construction Co., Ltd.
September 1989 Mitsubishi Corporation
July 1996 Mitsubishi Construction Co., Ltd.
February 1998 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenediy-Wilson Japan Co.,Ltd.)
October 2001 General Manager of Management Group
January 2003 Executive Officer and CFO
March 2003 Director, Executive Officer and CFO
October 2011 Director (Responsible for Corporate Planning Department, General Administration and Human Resources Department, Financial & Accounting Department, and Business Control Department)
February 2012 CFO & Director (Responsible for General Administration and Human Resources Department, Financial & Accounting Department, and Business Control Department)
January 2015 Director (present post)
Soushi Ikeda

Soushi Ikeda

Director, Head of Strategic Investment Department

Mr. Ikeda joined Kenedix in 2003 and is responsible for deal sourcing and acquisition of investments. Prior to joining Kenedix, he served in the real estate industry for about a decade, having worked for Tokyu Land. He joined Sumitomo Life Insurance Company, most recently engaged in structured finance department until he joined Kenedix in June 2003. He has over 20 years experience in the property investment industry with Tokyu Land Corporation, Sumitomo Life Insurance Company and Kenedix. Bachelor of Engineering, Kyushu University

April 1990 Tokyu Land Corporation
October 1999 Sumitomo Life Insurance Company
June 2003 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenediy-Wilson Japan Co.,Ltd.)
Asset Management Department
June 2004 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly KW REIT Management, Inc.)
June 2007 Senior Manager of Investment Business Department of Kenedix, Inc.
April 2008 Executive Officer and General Manager of Investment Business Department
March 2014 Director, Head of Strategic Investment Department (present post)
Masahiko Tajima

Masahiko Tajima

Director & CFO, Head of Corporate Planning Department Part-time Director of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

Mr. Tajima joined Kenedix in 2005. Currently he is responsible for management planning and investor relations. Prior to assuming current position, he had been a director and the general manager of the financial planning division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc., an AM company of J-REIT (Kenedix Office Investment Corp.) for more than 5 years. He started his career in Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank and gained over a decade of business experience in the credit planning department and the securities department. He worked as an investment officer at the structured finance department of Sumitomo Life Insurance Company from 2000 to 2005. Bachelor of Law, Waseda University, and MBA from Columbia Business School

April 1988 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Ltd.
(formerly The Mitsui Trust and Banking Co., Ltd.)
July 2000 Sumitomo Life Insurance Company
May 2005 Joined Kenedix, Inc.
Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix REIT Management, Inc.)
as General Manager of Financial Planning Division
February 2012 Executive officer and General Manager of Corporate Planning Department of Kenedix, Inc.
October 2013 Part-time Director of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. (present post)
March 2014 Director, Head of Corporate Planning Department
January 2015 Director & CFO, Head of Corporate Planning Department (Responsible for Corporate Planning Department, General Administration & Human Resources Department, Financial & Accounting Department, and Business Control Department) (present post)
Masashi Ohwa

Masashi Ohwa

Executive Officer, Head of Fund Management Department

After joining Kenedix in June 2004, Mr. Ohwa has been (consistently) involved in the management of real estate funds, chiefly with respect to property management. In June 2005, he became the property management supervisor at Kenedix Office Investment Corporation, where he contributed to the internal growth of this corporation. In July 2012, he was assigned to the management of private funds. Since March 2014, he has been overseeing private fund management at Kenedix as an executive officer and general manager of the Fund Management Department and Asset Management Department.
Mr. Ohwa's career of more than 20 years encompasses the leasing management, brokerage, development, purchase and sale, and other operations associated with office, condominium, retails, residential and other properties. Bachelor of Law, Seikei University

April 1983 Asahi Urban Development Corporation
February 2001 SPACE TRUST Co, LTD.
June 2004 KENEDIX, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co., Ltd)
Asset Management Department
June 2005 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix Advisors, Inc.)
as General Manager of REIT Management Department
March 2008 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix REIT Management, Inc)
as Director, and General Manager of REIT Management Department
July 2012 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix Advisors, Inc.)
as Director
October 2013 General Manager of Fund Management Department and Asset Management Team
March 2014 Executive Officer, Head of Fund Management Department and General Manager of Asset Management Team (present post)
Koju Komatsu

Koju Komatsu

Executive Officer, Head of Equity Investment Department

Mr. Komatsu joined Kenedix in April 2005 and was involved in all aspects of REIT operations as a director and general manager of the Investment Management Department and compliance officer at Kenedix Office Investment Corporation, where he contributed to the growth of this corporation. In October 2012, he was named general manager of the newly established Equity Investment Department where he oversees investment decisions for Kenedix principal investments and the completion of these acquisitions. His career spans more than 18 years, including assignments in the real estate and finance operations of Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited which he joined in 1996.
Licensed real estate appraiser, member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan Bachelor of Law, Waseda University

April 1996 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
(formerly The Mitsui Trust and Banking Co., Ltd.)
December 2003 Citytrust & Banking Corp.
April 2005 Joined KENEDIX, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co., Ltd.)
Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix REIT Management, Inc.)
June 2007 Compliance Officer
September 2009 General Manger of Investment Management Department
February 2012 Director and General Manger of Investment Management Department
October 2012 General Manager of Equity Investment Department of Kenedix, Inc.
March 2014 Executive Officer, Head of Equity Investment Department
Takahiro Uchida

Takahiro Uchida

Executive Officer, Head of Business Development Department

Mr. Uchida had been engaged in the establishment and execution of plans for real estate investments in Japan and other countries at The Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. After that, he joined GE Japan Corporation where he was responsible for risk management and investments in the real estate business. He was involved with more than 1 trillion yen of real estate transactions during that time. At Kenedix, Inc., Mr. Uchida is the Head of Business Development Department, where he supervises the creation of new businesses from new perspectives that can contribute to growth in the future.
In all, his career in the real estate finance sector spans more than two decades. As a result, Mr. Uchida has expertise in deal sourcing, investor relationships, risk management and many other fields in Japan and overseas. Bachelor of Law, Hitotsubashi University

April 1990 The Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.
(formerly The Tokio Marine & Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.)
July 2003 GE Japan Corporation
(formerly GE Real Estate Corporation)
January 2005 Senior Operating Officer, Risk Management, Japan
April 2012 Executive Managing Director, Head of Investments, Japan
October 2014 Executive Officer, Head of Business Development Department of Kenedix, Inc. (present post)
November 2014 Part-time Director of Premier REIT Advisors Co., Ltd. (present post)
Moyuru Watanabe

Moyuru Watanabe

Executive Officer, Head of Finance & Accounting Department

Mr. Watanabe joined Kenedix in 2008. He filled important roles at Kenedix concerning negotiations with financial institutions and corporate cash flow management. Before Kenedix, he was assigned to accounting and corporate banking positions at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ. He was also sent by this bank to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry for work associated with overseas investments. His career of more than 20 years covers start-up companies, mega-banks and government ministries. These diverse assignments give Mr. Watanabe experience involving finance and accounting at companies in various stages of their development. Bachelor of Law, University of Tokyo

April 1994 The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
(formerly The Bank of Tokyo, Ltd.)
December 1997 Seconded to Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
(formerly Ministry of International Trade and Industry)
April 2004 Y's Therapeutics Co., Ltd.
April 2006 New City Corporation
December 2008 Kenedix, Inc. Finance & Accounting Department
May 2011 Head of Finance & Accounting Department
March 2015 Executive officer, Head of Finance & Accounting Department
Ryosuke Homma

Ryosuke Homma

CEO & President of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

A founding member of Kenedix, Inc., which was launched as a subsidiary of the Kennedy-Wilson, Inc., Mr. Homma has used the know-how and connections that he built up at Mitsubishi Corporation and strived to develop the real estate asset management industry since its birth. He supervises the overall business at Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc., a real estate fund management company. Graduate from the Faculty of Economics of Keio University, MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

April 1968 Mitsubishi Corporation
September 1994 CEO & President of MC Realty Inc.
October 1996 CEO & President of Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co.,Ltd.)
March 2007 Chairman
March 2013 Senior Advisor
October 2013 CEO & President of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. (present post)
Akira Tanaka

Akira Tanaka

Director and COO, Head of Residential REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

Mr. Tanaka joined Kenedix in 2000. After taking charge of the acquisition business, he assumed responsibility for structuring and operating real estate investment funds for pension funds and was appointed a director of Kenedix, Inc. in 2010. Later, he oversaw the general management of private funds and was appointed as a representative of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. in 2011. Since 1987, he has been engaged in the corporate consulting business while working with Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd. where he has dealt with securitized receivables deals, real estate securitization deals, and M&As. His career in the fields of finance and real estate investment management spans more than 20 years. Bachelor of Law, Keio University

April 1987 Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
September 2000 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co., Ltd.)
January 2004 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc., as Executive Officer and COO
September 2006 Executive Officer and General Manager of Strategic Investment Department of Kenedix, Inc.
February 2010 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. as Representative Director.
March 2010 Director of Kenedix, Inc
August 2011 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. as CEO & President
November 2011 Executive Director of Kenedix Residential Investment Corporation (present post)
October 2013 Director and COO, Head of Residential REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. (present post)
Naokatsu Uchida

Naokatsu Uchida

Director and COO, Head of Office REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

Mr. Uchida joined Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. in 2010. Prior to assuming his position as CEO and President from February 2012 to September 2013, he served as Senior Manager of the Financial Planning Division. He was with Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation for 17 years where he was primarily involved in the real estate securitization proposal consulting business, the real estate finance consulting business and the real estate trust business. In addition, he is real estate finance professional with experience serving as the CEO of private fund management companies. Undergraduate School of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering, Kyoto University

April 1990 Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation
November 2007 CEO of MAC Investment Management Inc.
June 2009 CEO of Joint Asset Management Co., Inc.
January 2010 Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix REIT Management, Inc.)
January 2011 Senior Manager of Financial Planning Division
February 2012 CEO & President
March 2012 Executive Director of Kenedix Office Investment Corporation
(formerly Kenedix Realty Investment Corporation) (present post)
October 2013 Director and COO, Head of Office REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

Akihiro Asano

Director and COO, Head of Retail REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.

Mr. Asano has been involved with acquisitions since joining Kenedix in 2004. His experience covers retail, logistics, office, residential and many other types of properties with emphasis on coordinating the development of retail and logistics properties for subsequent sale to REITs. His experience investing in retail properties is especially wide and spans more than 13 years throughout his career. At Mitsubishi Corporation, he was assigned to real estate brokerage and corporate real estate. He helped launch Mitsubishi Corp. - UBS Realty Inc. and involved in the initial public offering for Japan Retail Fund Investment Corporation. He is currently Head of the Retail REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. Bachelor of Engineering, the University of Tokyo

April 1994 Mitsubishi Corporation
January 2001 Seconded to Mitsubishi Corp.- UBS Realty Inc.
January 2004 KENEDIX, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co., Ltd.)
Real Estate Investment Advisory Department
November 2007 Senior Manager of Investment Business Department
January 2009 Mitsui & Co., Logistics Partners Ltd. Director
January 2013 Head of Strategic Investment Team.1 of Kenedix, Inc.
March 2014 Executive Officer, General Manager of Strategic Investment Department, Head of Strategic Investment Team.1
September 2014 Director and COO, Head of Retail REIT Division of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc. (present post)
Keizo Katayama

Keizo Katayama

CEO & President of Kenedix Property Management, Inc.

Mr. Katayama joined Kenedix in 2002. He is one of the founding members of the Kenedix Osaka Office and delivered superior performance in real estate operations, exit strategies, etc. for numerous large bulk deals in Osaka. From 2004, he demonstrated leadership as General Manager of the Osaka Office, establishing Kenedix's name firmly in the Kansai market. Drawing on his experience there, he created the investor oriented organization of Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc., where he served as President and Representative Director. Graduate from School of Business and Commerce, Tokyo International University

April 1982 Hiei Sangyo K.K.
August 1992 Nihon Jisho K.K.
February 2002 Kenedix, Inc.
(formerly Kenedy-Wilson Japan Co., Ltd)
May 2007 Executive Officer, and General Manager of Osaka Office
February 2010 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix Advisors, Inc.)
as Director
August 2011 CEO & President
October 2013 Executive Officer and General Manager of Fund Management Department of Kenedix, Inc.
January 2014 CEO & President of Kenedix Property Management, Inc. (present post)
Akihiro Nakao

Akihiro Nakao

President of Kenedix Asia Pte. Ltd.

After joining Kenedix in June 2007, Mr. Nakao was assigned to the Corporate Planning Department where he was involved with corporate strategy planning, fund raising, capital restructuring, investor relations and other activities. In August 2011, he joined the project team for the establishment of Kenedix Residential Investment Corporation. He played a key role in the growth of this new J-REIT by overseeing operations involving capital markets activities. In June 2015, Mr. Nakao was appointed to oversee operations for Kenedix Asia Pte. Ltd. Before joining Kenedix, Mr. Nakao worked in the investment banking divisions of SMBC Nikko Securities and Citigroup Global Markets Japan. He has considerable experience with large fund procurement activities, mergers and acquisitions, and other investment banking activities. Bachelor of Law, Hitotsubashi University

April 1997 SMBC Nikko Securities Inc.
(formerly Nikko Securities Company Limited)
Investment Banking Division
February 1999 Citigroup Global Markets Japan Inc.
(formerly Nikko Salomon Smith Barney Securities)Investment Banking Division
June 2007 Kenedix, Inc. Finance & Accounting Department
October 2008 Corporate Planning Department
August 2011 Seconded to Kenedix Real Estate Fund Management, Inc.
(formerly Kenedix Residential Partners, Inc.)
as General Manager of Financial Planning Division
October 2013 General Manager of Planning Department of Residential REIT Division
April 2015 Executive Officer of Kenedix, Inc.
June 2015 President of Kenedix Asia Pte. Ltd.