Japan Post Insurance Co., Ltd. - Strategic alliance with KKR & Co. Inc. and Global Atlantic Financial Group
Leading Japanese law firm Nishimura & Asahi advised Japan Post Insurance Co., Ltd. [TSE:7181] on its strategic alliance with global investment firm KKR & Co. Inc. [NYSE:KKR] and KKR’s subsidiary Global Atlantic Financial Group, and on an investment by Japan Post Insurance in a reinsurance vehicle sponsored by Global Atlantic.
The Nishimura & Asahi team advising Japan Post Insurance was led by partners Tatsuya Tanigawa and Tatsuya Nakayama.
Tatsuya Tanigawa is a partner at Nishimura & Asahi, and has represented Japanese and non-Japanese buyers and sellers in numerous cross-border transactions in various industries, including stock and asset acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures, and strategic alliances. He has handled both inbound and outbound transactions, including many public company transactions. He is committed to finding solutions for his clients in any transaction.
Tatsuya Nakayama is a partner in our M&A and corporate practice and was previously seconded to a top-tier U.S. international law firm. He has represented Japanese and non-Japanese buyers and sellers in numerous domestic and cross-border M&A and other commercial transactions, including financial institutions M&A, strategic alliances, private equity, equity finance, startups and venture capital investments. He also has considerable expertise in strategy planning at all stages from early stage to PMI and advises on a broad range of legal issues in the field of general corporate matters, including corporate governance, and banking and insurance. Leveraging such significant expertise and experience, he provides attentive expert advice in an effective, practical and timely manner. He also has experience serving as an outside officer for private companies and as a lecturer at a prestigious university and law school in Japan.