Assurance & Advisory
Hidehito (‘Hide’) Kanai joined SingerLewak in 2017. Hide is a Partner in the Los Angeles office of SingerLewak in the Audit & Assurance (‘A&A’) practice. Prior to joining SingerLewak, Hide worked in Tokyo for 10+ years in the real estate investment and fund administrative businesses as a Director and minority interest owner. He started his career in 1994 at KPMG in the Los Angeles office, later relocated to the Silicon Valley and was an A&A Partner before pursuing his career in the private industry in 2008.
Hide has worked primarily with privately held companies of publicly traded companies in Japan and other Asia countries rendering audit and other assurance related services. He brings significant transactional and compliance expertise in assisting start-ups, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions and J-SOX.
Industries & Focus
Manufacturing & Distribution, Logistics, Technology, Technology
Education & Affiliations
Hide received his Bachelor of Arts degree in International Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of CPAs. He is also a member of the Japan Business Association.