Portfolio Manager, Japan
Christopher is a portfolio manager for our Japan 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’). Chris held the role of senior advisor at PKIM from 2014. Prior to this, Christopher was joint manager for the PCE Investors Kuromatsu Fund, a Japan long/short equity fund, and for other pan-Asian investments. He also has extensive sell-side experience in the Japanese and Asian markets having worked at UBS Hong Kong and ING Baring Securities and started his investment career as an analyst and later pan-Asian portfolio manager at Royal Insurance. Christopher holds an MSc in Financial Economics, an MPhil in Modern Chinese Studies and BA in Oriental Studies, all from the University of Oxford, and an MSc in Operational Research & Computer Science from the University of Essex.