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Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd has acquired AlphaTheta Corporation from KKR PDJ Investment L.P.

Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd has acquired AlphaTheta Corporation from KKR PDJ Investment L.P., an investment vehicle established by KKR and Pioneer Corporation.

Noritsu Koki Co. is a holding company (TSE 1st section-listed) whose subsidiaries engage in manufacturing and healthcare businesses, internationally.

Headquartered in Japan, AlphaTheta (ex-Pioneer DJ) develops and sells DJ equipment and professional audio speakers.

KKR PDJ Investment L.P. is an investment vehicle established by KKR, a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, and Pioneer Corporation, engaged in the manufacture of telephone and telegraph equipment. The company is also involved in the production of electronic valves and tubes, and other electronic components.

Oaklins’ team in Japan acted as joint financial advisor to Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd in this transaction.

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“Without Oaklins’ team we wouldn’t have been able to execute this tremendous transaction with such a tight schedule. We are both amazed and pleased with the level of professionalism demonstrated by the team throughout the process.”

Ryukichi Iwakiri

President and CEO, Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd

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 Taro  Okayama

Taro Okayama

Managing Director

Tokyo, Japan
Oaklins SXA
 Yasuhiro  Yasumuro

Yasuhiro Yasumuro

Director

Tokyo, Japan
Oaklins SXA
 Tszying  Chau

Tszying Chau

Analyst

Tokyo, Japan
Oaklins SXA

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