Jon Tanaka

Co-Head of Japan Real Estate

Jon Tanaka is a Managing Director based in Tokyo and is the Co-Head of Japan Real Estate for Angelo Gordon alongside Tetsu Yaoka.  Prior to joining the Asia real estate team in 2009, Jon was a Managing Director at RREEF Japan where he worked for eleven years and was a founding member of RREEF’s Japan platform. Previously, he worked for Bankers Trust Company in New York and Fuji Xerox Co. in Japan. He is a Global Governing Trustee of the Urban Land Institute (“ULI”) and Vice Chairman of ULI Japan. Jon received a B.A. degree from Harvard University and an M.B.A. degree from the University of California at Berkeley, and attended the Graduate School of Architecture at Kyoto University.  He is fluent in Japanese and English.