Suguru Azegami

Suguru Azegami
Class of 2017 Fellow

Suguru Azegami

Manager
Mitsubishi Corporation
Tokyo, Japan
Education
  • BENG, Mechanical Engineering, Keio University
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, Keio University
Suguru began his career in the aviation financing industry and has more than eight years of experience in the merchant banking business at Mitsubishi, the leading conglomerate in Japan, with over US $160 billion in assets. Most recently, he worked as a strategic planning manager and was responsible for the business planning, monitoring, and resource allocation of the industrial finance division, which has US $4 billion in assets and over 100 employees. He also worked on several business development initiatives, including global/domestic infrastructure, African commercial real estate, and clean energy investments. Suguru is a founding member of Mitsubishi’s cross-border aircraft leasing business and contributed to its rapid development as an investment officer during his first five years at Mitsubishi. He executed a total of US $1 billion in investments with international airlines.