The Team

A team of energetic and committed professionals welcomes the chance to help make a reality of your alpine investment.

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Keith Rodgers

Originally from the mountains of British Columbia, Canada, Keith Rodgers first moved to Niseko in 1996 to continue exploring his life-long passions for mountains and adventure. A full time property professional in Niseko since 2006, Keith brings a wealth of experience to any kind of real estate transaction, project, or development.   As a year round resident of Niseko, Keith is passionate about the area, and he approaches every design and project as a critical building block for the area.

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Taiki Nakamura

At the ripe age of 17 years, Taiki started his global education by travelling overland from the Atlantic back to Japan.  During his many years overseas, including long stays in Australia and New Zealand, Taiki became a passionate photographer.  A fan of big mountains and waves, he has made Niseko his base camp for over 10 years.  As Taiga's real estate licensee, Taiki researches each property and prepares the sales contract and important matters document.

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Tetsuya Okazaki

An alumni of the University of Utah Graduate School of Architecture, Tetsuya lived and practiced architecture in the USA for 10 years, specializing in mixed-use, multifamily housing. In 2012, he moved to the Niseko area and started a new venture in organic farming. Passionate about building design and with a thorough understanding of the International Building Code, he brings another layer of expertise to TAIGA's project management division. Tetsuya is a LEED accredited professional (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design). He also brings fresh vegetables to raise Office spirits.

Masaki Konagai

A university graduate in California, Masaki has also had long sojourns in Canada and Australia.  A love for nature and county-side living propelled his move to Niseko in 2014.  A travel agent licensee, Masaki leads the property management team with his international experience and bilingual ability, combined with a desire to deliver great customer service. Passionate about music and record collecting, you might spot him DJing in a bar/club while visiting Niseko.

Mai Suzuki

A love of learning and enhancing her skills inspired Mai, over an eight year span, to live in Canada, New Zealand, Australian, Taiwan, and Bali.  While living in Whistler, Canada, she heard about Niseko's epic snow and international community, and made the move to become a Niseko local.  Mai loves travelling, snowboarding, yoga, hiking, and botanical aroma candle design.  At TAIGA, Mai brings a positive and professional attitude to reservations & guest services, and strives to make every visitor experience a happy one.