Takayuki Kiura Client Service & Marketing

Managing Director

Client Service & Marketing


Taka is a Managing Director in Heitman’s Client Service & Marketing group. He is an equity owner of the firm. Taka is responsible for the client service and marketing of Heitman’s products to Korean and Japanese investors. Taka joined Heitman as a public real estate securities analyst after graduating from MIT, and from there returned to Japan to oversee the Heitman’s marketing efforts at an Old Mutual affiliated company, UAM Japan, Inc. Upon the opening of Heitman’s Tokyo branch in 2005, he was appointed as a managing director of the firm. Taka began his career at Mitsubishi Estate, a prominent Japanese real estate owner/developer. At Mitsubishi, he was involved in acquisition, development, and sales and leasing of residential and retail properties.

Taka received a BA from Kyoto University and a Masters in real estate development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a registered real estate transaction manager and ARES certified master in Japan and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.