Company Information

Foundation 22 December 2012
Address 8A Station Parade, Uxbridge Road,

London W5 3LD

United Kingdom

+44 (0)20 8992 9302
Company Registration England and Wales: 08311431
VAT Number GB 159043703
Services Football agency
Brand management
Board of Directors
Chairman Masao Asai
Advisor Takeshi Nakamura

Meridian Partners CO., LTD

Chief Executive Officer

Kentaro Ueno

Chairman: Masao Asai

Mr Asai is the Co-founder and Chairman of JAPAN AT UK LIMITED. Mr Asai is also the Co-Founder, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Co-Chairman, and Partner of one of the biggest fixed income hedge fund, Capula Investment Management LLP based in London. Prior to Capula, Mr Asai worked as a proprietary trader for UFJ International, a UK subsidiary of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (Current MUFG Bank). Mr Asai is also known as the first Japanese national who was listed on the UK Rich List (The Financiers) on the Sunday Times.

BSc, Keio University, 1990

Advisor: Takeshi Nakamura

Mr Nakamura is the Co-Founder and former Chief Executive Officer of JAPAN AT UK LIMITED, currently serving as Advisor. Mr Nakamura had worked for Tokai Bank until 2001, and Barclays Bank Tokyo Branch from 2001, as a Foreign Exchange trader. He then moved to Sales and launched Foreign Exchange Sales for Japanese financial institutions such as banks and security houses. Mr Nakamura was relocated to Barclays Bank London in August 2010 with the assignment of launching a Japanese coverage desk. He resigned from Barclays in July 2013.

BA, Kobe City University of Foreign Studies, 1991
MBA in International Banking & Finance, University of Birmingham, 1997

Chief Operating Officer: Hideyuki Miyahara

Mr Miyahara joined JAPAN AT UK LIMITED in March 2013 as the Managing Director, responsible for running the junior football team, Football Samurai Academy, and expanding study abroad and training programmes of English language, sports, and so forth. Before joining JAPAN AT UK LIMITED, Mr Miyahara worked for Eikoku Maeda Gakuen as a teacher of athletics and sports. Mr Miyahara obtained the FIFA official agent licence in 2013.

BSc, Kochi University, 2003
MSc in Sports Management & Business of Football, Birkbeck, University of London, 2005

Relationship Manager: Takuya Matsuyama

Mr Matsuyama is a professional football agent based in London, UK, where football was born. He is from Yokohama F Marinos Academy, has background in trading company, banking, and is a magician. Mr Matsuyama is active to become a bridge between Europe and Japan.