Alex Kinmont

Alex Kinmont

Formal First Name
Alexander (Alex)

Alex Kinmont is the Chief Executive Officer of Milestone Asset Management, an independent asset manager based in Tokyo. Prior to this, he served as Morgan Stanley’s Chief Japan Strategist. In this previous role, Kinmont headed the firm’s equity strategy in Tokyo. He has been in Japan for most of the time since late 1985. Kinmont is also widely cited in the Japanese and foreign media.

Professional Experience

Academic History

  • Kinmont began his career at Dai-Ichi Securities in 1985. 
  • At Credit Lyonnais, he covered real estate, railways, housing, and related sectors. 
  • At Prospect Asset Management and Babcock & Brown, he managed funds investing in Japanese real estate and real estate securities.
  • He is fluent in Japanese.
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.