Shinsuke Takarada

Shinsuke supports Yasuaki Kinoshita as Chief Analyst and Assistant Portfolio Manager in day-to-day portfolio management, including position oversight and management, client reporting, stock research and engagement with portfolio companies.

Previously he worked at Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities as a sell-side strategist specialising in ESG issues and was responsible for launching ESG strategy products into the Japanese equity market. Prior to this, Shinsuke worked for Dainippoin Printing as a consultant on CSR management and disclosure issues for its client companies.

Shinsuke holds a B.A. in Business and Commerce from Keio University where he specialised in corporate governance and the impact of ESG factors on cost of capital. He is a Japanese citizen and speaks Japanese and English. He has 15 years of experience in the investment industry.