About David Azcue

David Azcue is counsel in Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP's Asia private funds practice and co-heads the firm’s private funds practice in Japan. His practice focuses on fundraisings for Asia-focused private investment funds, particularly in Japan, as well as representation of Japanese investors and asset managers investing internationally. He advises on a broad range of strategies, including real estate, special situations, growth, developmental finance, and impact investing, with a particular focus on buyout funds. He also advises anchor investors on bespoke strategies and fund-of-one arrangements. Outside of fund formation, he advises sponsors on co-investments, structuring and implementation of credit facilities, as well as other strategic matters.