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.