Who are the most influential people in the Asian hedge fund business? And why?

The October edition of AsianInvestor magazine, out this week, lists those people that we think are the figures of greatest influence. Photographed below, in no particular order, are a pot-pourri of those people, some depicted in formal or informal settings, and some gesticulating influentially.

To find out the identities of the rest of Asia's hedge fund industry grandees, check out our current edition.

 

 

Eddie Tam, Central Asset Investments

 

Ophelia Tong and Karl Hurst of HT Capital Management

 

Peter Douglas, GFIA

 

Christophe Lee, AIMA and FrontPoint

 

 

Sharon Hartline, White & Case

 

Cheah Cheng-Hye, Value Partners
Richard Johnston, Albourne Partners
John Rodriguez, Confido Advisors

 

 

George Long, Lim Advisors

 

Rob Appleby, ADM Capital
Denys Firth, ADM Capital

 

 

Teall Edds, Orchard Capital

 

Paul "The Sultan of Seed" Smith, Triple A Partners

 

 

Philippa "Madame Compliance" Allen, ComplianceAsia

 

Vincent Duhamel, SAIL Advisors

 

Vincent Wong, Vegasoul

 

Eric Xu, Persistent Asset

 

Xin Huang, Persistent Asset

 

Joanne "Queen Bee" Murphy, Triple A Partners

 

Martin Wheatley, SFC

David Walter; Pacific Alternative Asset Management (Depicted here in flattering soft focus)