While money has rushed into Japan’s public markets, investors are taking a more cautious stance towards private equity funds, leaving some struggling to raise capital.
Citi trailblazer Hannah Goodwin is heading quietly into the night, after going where no woman has gone before – and may never go again – in Asia prime brokerage.
While Greater China retains its lead in Asian PE deal flow, Japan and India may disappoint while Australia could hold undervalued opportunities, indicates a report by SCM.
A shift of executives sees Joseph Chang promoted to head of prime finance in Asia, taking over from David Murphy, who will oversee Citi’s prime operations in the US.
The former basketball icon is using his star power to court capital for two mainland PE funds. While his personal investment record is mixed, he has returned to school to enhance his business acumen.