Global business development
UK key accounts
Prior to joining the asset management industry, Harry served as an officer in the British Army for seven years. He has a diverse international background and travels extensively for work and leisure.
Overall distribution strategy
UK & Ireland key accounts
Edward has over 10 years’ experience in the asset management industry. Prior to joining Harrington Cooper he worked in advertising with some of the world’s largest brands.
Regulation and compliance
Adrian has a wealth of financial services experience having worked for a number of leading investment management firms before joining IMRO, which became part of the Financial Services Authority (FSA). Adrian advises Harrington Cooper and its groups on the changing regulatory landscape, including MiFID II.
Leads manager & strategy selection
Owen has been involved in manager research for over 18 years. During that time he has been a research analyst, strategist and portfolio manager for multi-manager hedge funds. His previous positions include Portfolio Manager at Collins Stewart Wealth Management and CIO at Dawnay Day. Owen has a MSc in Finance from Birkbeck College, University of London and a Bachelor’s in Biochemistry from King’s College London.
Asuka Maeda, CFA
Head of Japanese Business Development
Prior to joining Harrington Cooper in October 2016, Asuka was a senior analyst in the Alternatives Advisory division of Russell Investments in Tokyo. Asuka has a MSc in Plant Science from the University of Tokyo and a Master’s in Wealth Management from the Luxembourg School of Finance.
Ferdinand Hooft Graafland
Ferdinand started his career at JPMorgan in Amsterdam before moving to London in 1985. Ferdinand focuses on asset raising from Dutch institutional investors and has successfully raised money for a variety of strategies including Private Equity, L/S and L/O credit.
Prior to joining Harrington Cooper, Jean-Baptiste worked at First State Investments where he held a similar role, looking after the French Clientele. He also worked in Sales departments at SKAGEN Funds in London and Franklin Templeton in Paris. He holds an MSc in Finance from Grenoble Graduate School of Business and speaks three languages.
Germany and Austria
Frank has over 20 years experience in the asset management industry and has worked for a variety of different businesses including Vontobel and RobecoSAM.
Prior to joining Harrington Cooper in January 2018, Oliver worked for the European Investment Fund in Luxembourg. Oliver holds a BSc (Econ) in Economics and Geography from University College London and has recently attained the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).
Prior to joining Harrington Cooper in July 2018, Paul worked at Zadig Asset Management supporting the investment team. Paul is currently undertaking a BSc (Hons) in Economics at Bath University.