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Partner/Portfolio Manager
  • Shingo Kasumoto

    Shingo KasumotoSoutheast Asia Regional Manager

    Shingo Kasumoto is responsible for marketing advisory (TV commercials and web promotions), and has held various executive positions in media, e-commerce, and web media development companies. Kasumoto supervises business development at YCP Group.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Shingo worked at P&G, where he gained extensive experience in product development, marketing strategy, and promotion development in skin care products. He also worked in Singapore as an Asia brand manager for Vidal Sassoon, a global brand for hair care and hair styling products. He co-founded YCP Holdings (Former Yamato Capital Partners) in 2011.

    Shingo received his LL.B. from Kyoto University.

  • Sun Suriyapatanapong

    Sun Suriyapatanapong

    Sun Suriyapatanapong is in charge of YCP investment activities and management services support for clients and portfolio companies in Southeast Asia.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Sun was a founder and CEO of early childhood education business in Shanghai, where he led business creation and expansion of learning centers across six first and second tier cities in China. Sun was previously at Bain & Company, where he provided strategic consulting services to corporate clients and due diligence services to private equity funds in Singapore, Japan and Greater China. Sun joined YCP Group in 2014.

    Mr. Suriyapatanapong received B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research at Columbia University.

  • Itaru Nagao

    Itaru NagaoYCP Singapore Managing Director

    Itaru Nagao founded the YCP Singapore office and is responsible for providing management services and new business development in South East Asia including Singapore. Itaru now leads our F&B brands and business expansion across entire Asia region.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Itaru worked at Goldman Sachs Japan, where he gained extensive experience with principal investments in golf courses, insurance companies, and apparel companies with the Asian Special Situations Group. After his career in Japan, Itaru moved to Goldman Sachs New York and headed the Japan Desk fixed income sales team, where he successfully doubled the firm's market share. Itaru joined YCP Group in 2013.

    Itaru received his B.S. in Engineering from Tokyo University.

  • Yuji Suzuki

    Yuji SuzukiYCP Bangkok Managing Director

    Yuji Suzuki is responsible for new business development, financial, legal and corporate planning, as well as fund and investment structuring. Yuji founded and manages YCP Bangkok office and is in charge of management services and new business development in Thailand.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Yuji was at Goldman Sachs Asset Management. At Goldman Sachs, he worked in the money markets and the foreign exchange market, and as a portfolio manager, he was also involved in risk management and asset class optimization of clients' portfolios. Yuji joined YCP Group in 2012.

    Yuji received his B.S. in Agriculture and earned his master's in Agricultural and Life Sciences from Tokyo University.

  • Monta Ito

    Monta Ito

    Monta Ito has been involved in debt restructuring, human resources reorganization, and strategic planning for the succession of investment deals, and later worked on numerous projects, varying from cost management to growth strategy planning. After his relocation to Bangkok, Monta has been offering hands-on consulting services to manufacturing companies and is responsible for new business development of Japan in-bound related services and a dessert brand in Bangkok.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Monta served at Accenture, where he made KPIs transparent on a global scale for a manufacturing company and downsized business costs through operational and organizational restructuring in telecommunication and financial industries. He took a major role in strategic planning and execution with his clients, demonstrating his leadership and involvement. Monta joined YCP Group in 2013.

    Monta received his LL.B from Kyoto University.

  • Satoshi Tazoe

    Satoshi Tazoe

    Satoshi Tazoe has been involved in providing management services for mid-long term business stategy planning, pricing strategy, channel strategy, and new business strategy development. After his relocation to Singapore, he is in charge of market research projects and business expansion projects into Southeast Asia region.

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Satoshi worked at Boston Consulting Group, where he was involved in business strategic planning and turnaround operations for financial institutions and retailing clients. In addition to his experience at BCG, he also worked at ZIGExN Co., Ltd., where he led strategic business planning, supported IPO processes, and developed a marketing team to improve company performance, utilizing his analytical expertise. Satoshi joined YCP Group in 2014.

    Satoshi received his B.S and master's in Mathematical and Computing Science from Tokyo Institute of Technology.

  • Chananchida Kaewchinporn

    Chananchida Kaewchinporn

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Chananchida served as a product manager at Vertex Asia, where she was involved in events planning and managing businesses, helping Japanese contents expand into Thailand. Chananchida joined YCP Group in 2014.

    Chananchida received her B.A. in Economics from Chulalongkorn university.

  • Spencer Tan

    Spencer Tan

    Spencer Tan joined YCP Group in 2014 as his first career.

    Spencer received his B.B.A (Hons) Second Class (Upper) from the National University of Singapore Business School, where he majored in Finance.

  • Shawn Tan

    Shawn Tan

    Shawn joined YCP Group in 2016 as his first career.

    Shawn received his Magna Cum Laude (B.B.M) from Singapore Management University in 2016, where he majored in Finance and Operations Management.

  • Salin Panchakunathorn

    Salin Panchakunathorn

    Prior to joining YCP Group, Salin Panchakunathorn worked for PwC Thailand at assurance department where Salin involved in assessing effectiveness of business operations and anolomalous transactions agaist accounting frameworks. Salin joined YCP Group in 2016

    Salin received her Accounting from Chulalongkorn university.