Tokio Marine Appoints New Sales Head

Jan 26 2009 | 12:14pm ET

Japanese and Asian equities and hedge fund specialist Tokio Marine Asset Management, which officially launched its London business this month, has appointed Polly Smith as head of sales and marketing for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

In this newly-created role, Smith will report to Tokio’s CEO Yuichi Takayama, and will be responsible for promoting the firm's suite of hedge fund and long-only equity products across the regions.

Previously, Smith served as a sales director at P-Solve Alternative Investments, where she was instrumental in the development of pension fund investment strategies.


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