Team

We are focussed on the long term across all aspects of our business. From the management of our investors' capital to the development of our team, we follow a patient and consistent approach. We are inclusive and respect all of our employees' views and preferences regardless of seniority.

Team

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  • Investment
  • CEO, Marketing & Client Services
  • Compliance, Operations & Finance
  • Office Management & Support
Dilakshan Asokakumar

Dil joined Arcus in 2019. Previously, he worked as a Depositary Analyst and Assistant Accountant at Langham Hall. He is currently studying for his ACCA and holds a BA in Accounting and Finance from Durham University.

Madoka Camp

Madoka joined Arcus in 1999 as our first employee. Previously, she worked at Wako International Securities, holding various positions within the Japanese convertible bond and equity warrant departments.

Edward Cartwright

Edward joined Arcus in 2019. His previous roles include Head of Japan Sales at Jefferies & Co., Global Head of Research at Commerzbank Securities and Head of Listed Investment Companies at LGT Capital Partners.

Nelson Chu, CPA

Nelson joined Arcus in 2018. Previously, he was a member of the asset management team at Everbright Sun Hung Kai and an Associate Director at SPARX International (Hong Kong). He holds an LLM from Northumbria University and a Master of Commerce in Fund Management from the University of New South Wales.

Antonella Gasco

Antonella joined Arcus in 2015. Previously, she had an investor relations role at Tyndaris, a specialist real estate lender. Former roles include marketing equity strategies at GLG and structured products at Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale. She holds a degree in Business Administration and an MSc in Finance from Bocconi University, Milan.

Takaaki Haruki

Takaaki joined Arcus in 2005. He started his career at Okasan Securities, where he became Head of International Equity Sales. Thereafter, he was a fund manager at HSBC Asset Management Japan. He received his BA degree in Accounting from California State University.

Yasue Inoue

Yasue joined Arcus in 2008. Prior to that, she worked in the accounting department of Kleinwort Benson Securities and as a research assistant at Commerz Securities Japan.

Lucy King, ACMA

Lucy joined Arcus in 2011. She trained at RSM Robson Rhodes and later Kinetic Partners where she worked in financial services consultancy. She has over 18 years of experience in a broad range of financial services roles and graduated from Durham University with a BA in Russian.

Tim Marrable, CFA, ACFE

Tim joined Arcus in 2014. Having spent his career in investment banking in Tokyo, he then retrained as a lawyer and was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 2005. He joined the Tokyo office of Herbert Smith in 2011.

Thomas Pearson

Tommy joined Arcus in 2019. Previously, he worked for 5 years for a general trading firm in Osaka. He has an MBA from Hong Kong University of Science & Technology and a BA in Human Sciences from Osaka Prefecture University. 

Sadao Sakamoto

Sadao joined Arcus in 2017. His previous roles include managing a Japanese equity long-short strategy within his own investment company and managing funds at JP Morgan and Barclays Global Investors. He graduated from Waseda University with a Master Degree in Physics & Applied Physics in 1998.

Peter Sandham, FCA, CFA

Peter joined Arcus in 2008, has overseen the group’s trading activities since 2016 and was appointed co-portfolio manager of Pan Asian strategies in 2018. His previous experience includes corporate investment banking at HSBC and chartered accountancy at MHA MacIntyre Hudson.

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Edward Cartwright, CEO