Ichigo Investment Advisors

Asset Management Business (J-REITs & Private Equity Real Estate Funds)

Ichigo Investment Advisors is a major Japanese real estate owner/operator that is one of the first in the industry to manage both J-REITs and private equity real estate funds. Ichigo Investment Advisors manages the Ichigo Office (8975) with a portfolio focusing on mid-size office buildings, an asset class that offers both return stability and upside potential, Ichigo Hotel (3463), well positioned to benefit from the growing number of inbound tourists to Japan and other positive trends in the Japanese hotel business, and Ichigo Green (9282), a solar YieldCo that offers investors an opportunity to invest in Japan’s rapidly expanding green infrastructure asset class. Ichigo Investment Advisors seeks to drive higher earnings and sustainable growth for its shareholders by increasing the value of its assets through a broad array of value-add activities, including tailored tenant services.
Ichigo Investment Advisors works to grow value on behalf of its shareholders by deploying its expertise in managing real estate, its long-term track record across deal sourcing, client-driven product development, and adding value to the assets we own and operate for our clients.
Ichigo Investment Advisors has a board committee structure with a majority of external independent directors in order to institutionalize best-practice corporate governance and make sure the overwhelming focus of the firm is to serve our clients.

Overview

Name Ichigo Investment Advisors Co., Ltd.
Address The Imperial Hotel Tower, 1-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0011
MAP
Established December 15, 2004
Paid-in Capital 400 million yen
Major Shareholder Ichigo Inc. 100%
Business J-REIT, YieldCo Asset Management
Registrations & Licenses Financial Instruments Dealer License (Type II, Investment Advisory & Agency Services, and Investment Management Services): Minister of Finance, Kanto Financial Bureau #318
Discretionary Trading License: Minister of Land, Infrastructure, and Transportation #42
Real Estate Business License: (1) #99098 (Tokyo)
Real Estate Specified Joint Enterprise License: Minister of Finance, Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism #69

Corporate Directors

(as of May 27, 2018)

Director Wataru Orii
(Chairman of Nominating Committee, Chairman of Compensation Committee)
Director Minoru Ishihara
Independent Director Katsu Fujita
(Nominating Committee Member, Chairman of Audit Committee, Compensation Committee Member)
Independent Director Sohsuke Takahashi
(Nominating Committee Member, Audit Committee Member, Compensation Committee Member)
Independent Director Noriyuki Kobayashi
(Audit Committee Member)

Statutory Executive Officers

(as of May 27, 2018)

Chairman & Statutory Executive Officer Overall Company Management Scott Callon
President & Representative Statutory Executive Officer Overall Company Management,
 Acquisitions & Sales
Wataru Orii
Executive Vice President & Statutory Executive Officer Takeyuki Yoshimatsu
Senior Executive Managing Director & Statutory Executive Officer Private Funds Kenji Shibasaki
Executive Managing Director & Statutory Executive Officer Office REIT Shinichi Fukasawa
Senior Statutory Executive Officer Green Infrastructure Takayoshi Hiiro
Statutory Executive Officer Finance Masanori Kubota
Statutory Executive Officer Administration Hiroto Tajitsu
Statutory Executive Officer Hotel REIT Hiroshi Iwai