Mr. Sakamoto joined Bain Capital Private Equity in 2007. He is a Managing Director in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications Vertical and a member of the Asian Pacific Private Equity team.
Prior to joining Bain Capital Private Equity, Mr. Sakamoto worked at Ripplewood Holdings (RHJ International), where he focused on private equity investments in consumer electronics and automotive parts sectors. Before he joined Ripplewood, he worked at Goldman Sachs' Principal Investment Area in Tokyo and JP Morgan's M&A department in New York.
Mr. Sakamoto received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Yale University.