Mark Pearson, ACA, CFA
- CEO, Marketing & Client Services
- Compliance, Operations & Finance
- Office Management & Support
Dilakshan Asokakumar, ACCA
Dil joined Arcus in 2019. Previously, he worked as a Depositary Analyst and Assistant Accountant at Langham Hall. He qualified as a chartered accountant whilst working at Arcus and holds a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance from Durham University.
John joined Arcus in 2020. Previously, he worked at Stanhope Capital, Sussex Partners and Pamplona Capital in senior business development and sales roles. Before that, he enjoyed a career in investment banking. He received a BA (Hons) degree in Classics from Cambridge University.
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 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 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 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 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.
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 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.
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