Paul Smith is CEO of Hong Kong-based Triple A Partners. He was previously global head of HSBC Alternative / Bank of Bermuda Fund Administration, responsible for over 1,000 staff in 14 locations and over US$250 billion of client assets. Triple A Partners is a fund seeder and distributor with offices in Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Sydney and London. The firm focuses on giving global investors access to Asian alternative assets. In this new Opalesque FIVE MINUTES video, Paul speaks about the ascent and priorities of a new class of Asian hedge fund investors, risks and hedging in Asia, and how the Asian hedge fund industry is slowly and surely diversifying, offering attractive opportunities for global investors.
OpalesqueTV's "Legends and Leaders" video interview series was launched November 18th 2009 with in depth portraits of Julian Robertson and Izzy Englander. We zoom in on hedge fund titan Julian Robertson who shares his secrets about “How to identify hedge fund talent”. Robertson, now also recognized as the "world's greatest seeder", has a long history of supporting young talents and upcoming hedge fund managers. The video includes the list of all 38 "Tiger seeds" (confirmed by Tiger Management) – funds set up with the help and financial support of Julian Robertson. OpalesqueTV releases one video per week. Prominent hedge fund managers, hedge fund investors and academics from all continents have been featured in OpalesqueTV. OpalesqueTV is watched in literally all countries on the globe (except Bolivia, Somalia and Turkmenistan, according to a recent analysis...). Register here to receive a weekly email alert when OpalesqueTV releases a new video.