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Tadashi Kageyama

Regional Managing Director, Head of Asia Operations, Investigations and Disputes

Asia Pacific

Kroll Associates (Asia)
1701-02 Central Plaza, 18 Harbour Road
Hong Kong

Kroll Associates (S) Pte
36 Robinson Road, #09-01, City House
Singapore, 068877

Tadashi Kageyama is a Regional Managing Director and head of Kroll’s Asia operations. Tadashi helps clients mitigate the risk of fraud, respond to regulatory and compliance violations and intellectual property theft, and advises on disputes and litigation matters. Tadashi has over 12 years of experience conducting sensitive and complex business intelligence assignments across multiple jurisdictions in the aerospace, automotive, ship-building, construction, engineering, chemical, retail, finance, telecommunication, and pharmaceutical sectors. He also helps clients manage their intellectual property by providing investigative services and advice on global enforcement actions.

Prior to joining Kroll, Tadashi was a global purchasing agent for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd and spent three years in Tokyo and four years in the U.S. head office in New York. Tadashi’s responsibilities included negotiating and securing a number of multimillion-dollar contracts with suppliers worldwide and investigating suspicious and disputed contracts.

Earlier in his career, Tadashi worked as a staff writer for Nihon Keizai Shinbun (Nikkei) and served as an advisory member on the subcommittee of the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry on intellectual property protection and enforcement policies.

Professional Experience

Vendor Integrity Programs

Tadashi has helped design and implement comprehensive vendor integrity programs for a number of Fortune 500 clients.

Fraud Investigations

Tadashi has significant experience in managing white-collar crime investigations such as fraud, embezzlement, extortion, and industrial espionage. He has also assisted in large litigation cases and worked with companies to assess their strength of internal controls and compliance policies.

Education and Certifications

  • B.A., International Relations and Politics, University of Tsukuba
  • Qualified Internal Auditor, Japan
  • Certified Fraud Examiner

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Internal Auditors, Japan
  • Japan Business Intelligence Association
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Japan Chapter


  • Japanese – Fluent
  • English – Fluent
  • Spanish – Fluent

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