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Paul Smith

Paul Smith

Portfolio Manager, Japan

Paul is a portfolio manager for our Japan long/short strategy and is co-manager of our Japan long-only strategy. He joined Martin Currie in 2016 following the acquisition of the business assets and investment management team of PK Investment management (‘PKIM’). Paul joined PKIM in 2002 from Balfour Capital Limited where he spent two years co-managing a Japanese long/short equity fund. Prior to this, he worked for eight years as a senior analyst at HSBC Securities Japan Limited in Tokyo and three years for HSBC Securities as Vice President Japanese Equity Sales in New York. Paul started his career as a manager of Japan Equity Sales at Nomura International Limited. He has a BSc in Business Administration from the University of Bath, and an MBA from Keio University, Japan. Paul is also a member of the Japanese Financial Analyst Association (CMA) and is a CFA® charterholder.