ABOUT US

Leadership

MATHEW ZANN

MATTHEW ZANN Head of APAC

Matthew Zann founded Bear Logi Japan in 2009 and Bear Logi Korea in 2013 prior to joining with EQT Exeter in January 2022. He is Representative Director at EQT Exeter Japan and Korea. Matthew has over 20 years´ experience in commercial and industrial property and developed, acquired and managed over 60 logistics assets in Australia, Korea and Japan. He previously worked at ESR Redwood Japan, as Managing Director where he helped grow the AUM to 22 properties on retirement. Matthew was Vice President of Goodman Japan and part of the initial Japan team of 4 which grew to over 80.

Contact

E: mzann@bearlogi.com

MATHEW ZANN

JAMES MUIR APAC COO

James (Jim) Muir is EQT Exeter APAC COO and Representative Director at EQT Exeter Japan . Prior to joining Bear Logi Japan and EQT Exeter he worked at Macquarie Capital Japan as Managing Director, Head of Equity Capital Markets to build a team focusing on Japanese Infrastructure & Real Estate. Jim has over 20 years´ experience in finance in Japan and was Head of Japanese Equities at US Investment Bank Jefferies Japan Ltd. Jim was also Head of Sales Division, Managing Director at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities and initially came to Japan as part of a secondment to Nomura Securities Tokyo to set up a desk to cover major foreign institutions/ hedge fund.

Contact

E: jmuir@bearlogi.com

MATHEW ZANN
MATHEW ZANN

TAKAKO WENISCH Japan, COO

Takako Wenisch is Chief Operating Officer of EQT Exeter Japan and joined Bear Logi Japan in 2020. where she is responsible for local Japan team operations. Prior to joining Bear Logi Japan, Takako worked at Equity Capital Markets in Macquarie Capital Securities Japan (2010-2020). Takako was an analyst at Kingdon Capital Japan, an Investment Advisory Company of NY based hedge fund, Kingdon Capital LLC, responsible for investment recommendations for Japan book with special focus on J-REITs sector (2007-2010).

Contact

E: twenisch@bearlogi.com

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SUNGMIN CHO South Korea, COO

Sungmin (Sean) Cho is the is Chief Operating Officer of EQT Exeter Korea and prior was with Bear Logi Korea since 2013 as CFO. He is responsible for local Korea team operations. Sean is a Certified Public Accountant and previously worked at accounting firms including Deloitte Touche where evaluated and set up business strategies of various logistic centers. He also worked at Woori securities Investment Banking department as acquisition manager.

Contact

E: smcho@bearlogi.com

MATHEW ZANN