Keigo Kuroda is a Principal in the Real Estate group and is based in Tokyo. Since joining Blackstone in 2007, Mr. Kuroda has been involved in analyzing potential real estate investments in Japan including the structuring and execution of the acquisition of Green Cube, a logistics asset in Osaka.
Before joining Blackstone, Mr. Kuroda worked for Lone Star Japan Acquisitions as a Vice President. While at Lone Star, Mr. Kuroda led the origination and acquisition of Lone Star's Solare hotel portfolio, Pacific Golf Group International Holdings portfolio, various office buildings and non-performing loans in Japan. Prior to Lone Star, Mr. Kuroda worked for UBS's M&A team in the Investment Banking Division as an Associate Director.
Mr. Kuroda received a Bachelor of Economics from Konan University. He also studied Economics at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as an exchange student. Mr. Kuroda received an MBA from Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.