Business ExpandingNorthleaf Capital Partners, a global private market investment firm, establishes a Japanese subsidiary

Feb 02, 2023

Northleaf Capital Partners Ltd.External site: a new window will open. ("Northleaf") is a global private markets investment firm headquartered in Canada with US22 billion dollars in private equity, private credit and infrastructure commitments raised to date from public, corporate and multi-employer pension plans, endowments, foundations, financial institutions and family offices. Northleaf’s more than 200-person team sources, evaluates and manages private markets investments globally, with a focus on mid-market companies and assets.


  • Finance & Insurance
  • Canada

In April 2022, Northleaf Capital Partners Japan K.K. was established in Tokyo. This is Northleaf's ninth location, following Toronto, Montreal, Chicago, Los Angeles, Menlo Park, New York, London, and Melbourne.

The company has been involved in investments in the Asia-Pacific region for nearly 25 years, and with the establishment of its Japanese subsidiary, they aim to strengthen relationships with Japanese investors and clients, and to increase its presence and commitment in the Asia-Pacific region.

Upon the establishment of Northleaf’s Japanese subsidiary, JETRO’s Investment and Business Support Center (IBSC) introduced service providers, provided consultation (registration, visas) and PR support.

Jeff Pentland, Managing Director & Head of Asia-Pacific

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