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Gregory Hara

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Partner at J-STAR


Since founding J-STAR in 2006, Gregory has been involved in deal making as a fund manager, investment decision making as a chairman of an Investment Committee for the managed fund, and J-STAR's corporate matter as CEO.  His supervising investments include Burn Repair, Apo Plus Station, Ikiiki, and Recycle One. Prior to joining J-STAR, he worked at JAFCO where he organized buyout investments for companies within the service industry, such as BancTec Japan and Medical Tribune. He also has experience of buyout investments, stock purchasing and propriety trading at Lehman Brothers (Tokyo) and corporate financing in Japan and America in the form of LBO, project financing and cross border leasing at Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan.

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