Jeff Atherton is head of Japanese Equities and leads the Japan CoreAlpha team. Jeff has managed Japanese funds
since 1990, holding senior positions at Insight Investment, SGAM, TCW and Equitable Life. He spent five years as
partner and co-manager of Stratton Street Capital’s Japanese hedge fund strategies.
Jeff joined the Japan CoreAlpha team in March 2011 and took over as lead portfolio manager in January 2021. He has
over 30 years of experience in Japanese equities. Jeff has a BA in Economics from the University of Sheffield
and started his career at Sun Life of Canada in 1987.