Masako Sunada is a Vice President in the Finance Group and is based in Tokyo. Since joining Blackstone, Ms. Sunada has been involved in finance, administrative, and compliance matters for the Tokyo office. Before joining Blackstone in 2007, Ms. Sunada was a Vice President at Société Générale in Tokyo, where she managed various finance projects such as re-engineering regulatory reporting systems and accounting processes. Prior to that, she was Accounting Manager and Project Manager at GE Real Estate in Tokyo. Ms. Sunada received a B.A. in International Relations from Ritsumeikan University. She also studied International Politics at the University of Oklahoma as an exchange student.