Nikko Asset Management

Investment Strategy

Tyndall’s Mike Davis goes back to the future

Mike Davis had been at Tyndall Investment Management less than two months yet has already got his former employees to work with him at the $22.5 billion asset manager. Davis and Tim Martin started Causeway Asset Management in 2003 to invest in private debt. Now Martin and five others will join their old colleague June […]
Investment Strategy

Nikko will snap up opportunities in Australia

Nikko Asset Management, the $151-billion asset manager, remains interested in acquiring people and firms in Australia. “We’d like to grow the business any way we can,” says Blair Pickerell, the head of Asia for Nikko Asset Management. “If we see other teams that fit in and don’t conflict, we’ll pick them up.” Tyndall, the Sydney-based […]
Investment Strategy

Craig Hobart resigns from Tyndall

Craig Hobart will resign from Tyndall Investment Management on April 1 and will be replaced as managing director of the $22 billion asset manager by Mike Davis. Hobart is leaving Tyndall after two years in which he oversaw the sale of the asset-management business to Nikko Asset Management and its integration into the Tokyo-based company. […]
Investment Strategy

New Nikko CEO ever acquisitive

Charles Beazley, the soon-to-be chief executive of Nikko Asset Management, has a personal story of rejection. Henry Jenner was consecrated Anglican bishop of Dunedin, New Zealand, in 1866. The prospective congregation feared the new clergyman was a papist. Shunned by the locals, Jenner had no choice but to return to England. The man’s ancestor is […]