Takeshi Kito

Takeshi is a vice-chairman of the Fintech Association of Japan and leads Capital Markets Committee and RegTech&SupTech Committee.
He is also the founder & CEO of P2P real estate equity crowdfunding marketplace, Crowd Realty.
In addition, he sits on an advisory committee for the Government of Japan’s Regulatory Sandbox.
Prior to establishing Crowd Realty, he worked for Merrill Lynch as an investment banker and has 5 years experience in capital markets.
Before joining Merrill Lynch, he worked at Boston Consulting Group.
He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in architecture from the University of Tokyo.