AM One appoints Product Manager in London for Japanese Equity Funds
Asset Management One International Ltd., the international arm of leading Asian asset manager Asset Management One Co., Ltd. with over £490bn AUM*, announces the appointment of Serge Kasai as Executive Director, Head of Relationship Management & Senior Product Manager EMEA..
Mr. Kasai brings over twenty years’ investment experience servicing institutional clients and the wider investment community. Prior to this move Mr. Kasai was Global Product Specialist at Asset Management One, providing analysis across the full range of investment assets and global capital markets since joining the firm in November 2014. His previous roles include positions in the Strategic Planning and Executive Office at Nomura Holdings, Inc., and within the Client Relations Management and Institutional Equity Sales departments of Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. in Tokyo Previous roles also include positions within Nippon Life Insurance Group, Nissay Information Technology Co., Ltd. In Tokyo, and Nissay Deutsche Asset Management Europe Ltd. in Singapore.
Mr. Kasai is a chartered member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan (CMA) and holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Economics from Aoyama Gakuin University.
Mr. Hidetoshi Yanagihara, Chief Executive Officer, commented:
“We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kasai as Head of Relationship Management & Senior Product Manager EMEA to lead the team in London. His extensive investment knowledge and experience, with particular specialties across Japanese equities, will further enhance our established offering and capabilities. Mr. Kasai’s appointment comes as part of our continued commitment to strengthening our expertise for the benefit of our clients throughout the EMEA region.”
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