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30 November - 1 December 2022
The ConradTokyo

Ryo Fujii
Partner and Head of Japan at Permira


Ryo Fujii joined Permira in 2015 and is Head of Japan. He has been involved in a number of

transactions including Akindo Sushiro and John Masters Organics.

Prior to joining Permira, Ryo was at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts for 9 years, where he took a

leadership role in the private equity in Asia and was involved in a number of investments

including Intelligence Holdings and Panasonic Healthcare. Previously, he was at Goldman

Sachs in New York and Tokyo working on financial advisory and principal investment

activities. Prior to that, he served as the government official at the Ministry of Finance, Japan.

Ryo currently is a partner at Permira and serves as Head of Japan at Permira Advisers KK

and Member of the Board at Japan Private Equity Association. Ryo previously served as a

director at John Masters Organics Group Inc., Sushiro Global Holdings, Panasonic Healthcare

Holdings, Intelligence Holdings and KKR Capital Markets Japan.

Ryo received a Bachelor in Law from the University of Tokyo, and a Master of Business

Administration from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Ryo Fujii's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Japan’s private equity: headlines and market outlook