ACRE and its subsidiaries have an experienced team of approximately 25 professionals across three offices in Tokyo, Hong Kong and New York.

Francisco José Pimentel

Director, Aetos Japan, LLC

Mr. Pimentel joined Aetos Japan in October 2016 as a Director and Co-Head of the Portfolio Strategy and Asset Management Group. Mr. Pimentel has over 15 years’ experience in the Japanese property market working in value-added asset management, brokerage, advisory and development across a wide variety of asset classes including multi-family residential, office and hospitality, transacting more than JPY 100 billion. Prior experience includes a key role at Space Design, Inc., an innovative Tokyo-based serviced apartment and commercial property developer, seven years at Nomura Group and Nomura Securities, and five years as a Senior Asset Manager in charge of the Investment Division for Japan Residential Investment Company Limited, a closed-ended investment company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Graduating from Hokkaido University where he earned a Master of Architecture in Residential Planning, Mr. Pimentel also holds several licenses and qualifications including Real Estate Transaction Manager, ARES Certified Securitization Master, Chief of Money Lending Operations Certifications, and Licensed Securities Sales Representative. He is fluent in Japanese and has resided in Japan for over 27 years.