Keiichiro Harada is an Executive Director at GCA Corporation. He has 15 years of experience in corporate turnaround and M&A advisory. Keiichiro is currently responsible for financial sponsor coverage at GCA Tokyo where he focuses on originating and executing transactions utilizing his broad contacts with various private equity firms in Japan and across Asia.
Since joining GCA in 2006, Keiichiro has successfully led numerous M&A transactions of various types including turnarounds and special situations (hostile takeovers and defense), carve-outs, LBO finance and start-up acquisitions. Prior to GCA, he focused on various corporate turnaround projects at the Industrial Revitalization Corporation of Japan[, a government-sponsored private equity firm specializing in recapitalization and turnaround investments. Prior to this, he performed audit and financial due diligence for clients at a major accounting firm.
Keiichiro received his BA in Business and Commerce from Keio University. He is a Certified Public Account of Japan.