Kimura was founded in 2013 by Kristofer Tremaine and is headquartered in London, with offices and representation in 15 other countries of strategic importance, around the globe.
Kimura’s principal focus is in providing liquidity and working capital to the global commodity markets through a series of private credit strategies, serving pools of capital from some of the world’s largest investors.
Kimura seeks to serve all market participants throughout the credit stack on a risk adjusted basis from: Fortune 500 MultiNationals to SME’s operating in niche markets.
Kimura has been a signatory of the UN PRI for 4 years. We have a duty to our planet, ourselves and our investors to provide responsible capital in a sustainable and impactful manner.
Our collective expertise, track record and governance set us apart. Kimura is the only dedicated global, commodity only, private credit asset manager in the world.
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Founder & CEO
Kriss is responsible for the overall strategy, corporate development and growth of the company and he is a member of the investment committee. He founded Kimura in 2013. Prior to founding Kimura, he held various senior roles at Société Générale, Hetco and latterly as global head of Commodities at PPG. Kristofer began his career on the International Petroleum Exchange, working for Banque Paribas in 1998, laterally moving in the same team to ABN AMRO and later through acquisition to UBS in London. He is based in London.