Mr. Kinomoto is a trader at Causeway. He joined the firm in August 2007. From 2004 to May 2007, Mr. Kinomoto was a portfolio manager for Mulholland Multi- Strategy Fund at Mulholland Capital Advisors. From 2002 to 2004, Mr. Kinomoto was a portfolio manager for Helix Convertible Bond Arbitrage Fund (Japan and Asia ex-Japan) at Helix Investment Partners, and from 1998 to 2002, he was an equity derivatives sales trader at Merrill Lynch Japan Securities in Tokyo. From 1993 to 1996, Mr. Kinomoto was a senior auditor at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu in Los Angeles.
Mr. Kinomoto earned a BS in business from the University of Southern California and an MBA from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA.