James Townend focuses on European distribution/development of firm's hedge fund and public market strategies. He has over twelve years' experience in the European Financial Services Markets. Prior to joining Eaton Partners he was a Business Development Director for Nomura Asset Management in London, responsible for building a European presence and raising institutional capital for the firm's hedge funds. Previously he was an International Financial Advisor at Merrill Lynch, a member of the Multi Manager Team at Global Asset Management, and was also a Consultant at Statistical Decisions Ltd.
James holds a Masters MSc (Distinction) in Investment Management from CASS Business School, and a BA from the University of Westminster. He is licensed with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in Europe.