Yoshi Yamasaki is a Portfolio Associate at LaSalle and serves in the Global Portfolio Management team for a large global real estate investment mandate investing in joint ventures, co-investments and club deals.
Formerly, Yoshi was the Project Manager for the launch and capital raising of LaSalle Investor Opportunity VI (LAO VI), a Pan-Asia opportunistic real estate fund while he served in LaSalle’s Investor Relations team in Chicago. During his time in Investor Relations, LAO VI raised over US$1.4 billion globally from various public pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, and financial institutions. Prior to this role, Yoshi was involved in LaSalle’s Investor Relations team in Tokyo.
Yoshi’s career in Real Estate began in 2015 when he joined Mitsui Fudosan’s Acquisitions team in its Real Estate Services Department. In Mitsui Fudosan, Yoshi worked on various development projects, mainly Industrial, Retail, and Data Centers for Mitsui Fudosan’s balance sheet and its affiliated public REITs.
Yoshi is a CFA Charterholder and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Law from Keio University.