Asako Sakoh currently leads Asia marketing efforts as a managing director at Silver Leaf Partners. She has established extensive relationships among Asia based institutional investors including banks, insurance companies, asset managers, distributors, and consultants for pensions. Asako’s investor coverage includes Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Singapore. She has participated in capital raising efforts in various alternative strategies.
In addition to her Asia expertise, Asako has developed relations with foundations, endowments, OCIOs, and family offices in the U.S. She regularly hosts hedge fund educational events at venues such as the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of New York to increase investors’ awareness and interest in alternative investment products.
Asako obtained her MBA with concentrations in Finance from Columbia Business School. She holds Series 7, 24, 63 licenses. She has served as a New York chair of Asia Alternative Investments Network and a treasurer of Sophia University Alumni Association of New York.