Bain & Co appoints five new partners in Asia

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Global consultancy Bain & Company has appointed five new partners across its Singapore, Tokyo, Seoul and Bengaluru offices.

The five partners include Andrea Campagnoli, Navneet Chahal, Kyoungjun Jang, Takashi Ohara and Yukiko Tsukamoto. They are among 45 individuals from 27 offices named as partners in the first half of 2020.

“We welcome these talented individuals to our leadership team and celebrate their client results as well as their commitment to the values of our firm. Thirteen of our most recent promotions to partner are women and our newest partner class represents 27 of our global offices,” the firm said in an announcement.

Based out of Singapore, Campagnoli focuses on the technology and financial services sectors in Southeast Asia. Meanwhile, Chahal is based in Bengaluru, specialising in consumer, retail, e-commerce, DTC, sales acceleration, customer experience and M&A.

Jang, based in Seul, is specialised in industrial goods & services including machinery, chemicals and automotive parts, among other segments.

Ohara and Tsukamoto are based in Tokyo. While Ohara focuses on technology, telecommunications, M&A and strategy, Tsukamoto is specialised in financial services and consumer products.

Bain & Company is a global consultancy with 59 offices in 37 countries. Last year, the company appointed new managing partners for its Southeast Asia and Australia and New Zealand operations.

 

Singapore Reporter/s

In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by this year-end to comprehensively cover the fast-moving world of funded startups and VC, PE & M&A deals. We want reporters who can tell our readers what is really happening in these sectors and why it matters to markets, companies and consumers. The ability to write precisely and urgently is crucial for these roles. Ideal candidates must have to ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, and fast-changing environment. We want our new hires to be digitally savvy and ready to experiment with new forms of storytelling. Most importantly, we are looking for hard-hitting reporters who work well in a team. Collaboration and collegiality are a must.

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).   

  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.

Singapore Reporter/s

In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by this year-end to comprehensively cover the fast-moving world of funded startups and VC, PE & M&A deals. We want reporters who can tell our readers what is really happening in these sectors and why it matters to markets, companies and consumers. The ability to write precisely and urgently is crucial for these roles. Ideal candidates must have to ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, and fast-changing environment. We want our new hires to be digitally savvy and ready to experiment with new forms of storytelling. Most importantly, we are looking for hard-hitting reporters who work well in a team. Collaboration and collegiality are a must.

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).   

  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.