Executive Officer - GCA Partners Corporation
Technology, Financial Technology and Services, Financial Technology, Insurtech (Insurance Technology), Industrials and Industrial Technology
Mergers and Acquisitions
Shinichi Ono is an Executive Officer at GCA Partners Corporation. Prior to joining GCA in February 2017, Shinichi worked in M&A origination and execution at both Japanese and global banks, where he was primarily in charge of cross-border and domestic M&A transactions in industrial and financial sectors. Shinichi started his career at a leading Japanese insurance company and rating agency.
Shinichi’s transaction experience includes a Japanese forklift manufacturer’s acquisition by a leading industrial company, the acquisition by an auto-parts manufacturer of an anti-vibration rubber manufacturer (Germany) and rubber hose manufacturer (Italy), the acquisition by a material manufacturer of two automotive CFRP manufacturers (Portugal and Czech Republic), the sale by a Japanese OEM of a forklift subsidiary, the sale by a leading railway operating company of its leasing subsidiary, the investment by a leasing company in a post-payment service company, the investment by a leading Japanese trading company in a re-insurance company (Singapore), the sale of a general insurance company to an e-commerce company, the acquisition by a mega-bank of a large credit company with its affiliate companies, the integration of three credit and credit card companies, the sale by a leading cosmetics company of its leasing subsidiary, and the delisting of a SME finance company after a tender offer.
Shinichi received an MBA from University of Leeds (UK) and a BA in Economics from Osaka University. He is a Chartered Member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan.