August 13, 2020
See the Webinar that took place on August 13th as Girish Nair, MD Global and Asia Pac
Quantitative Strategist at BoFa, James Sullivan, MD Asia Equity Research at J.P. Morgan,
and our own Aakarsh Ramchandani discussing the Alternative Data challenges and
opportunities for APAC markets.
At RavenPack we experience a growing interest from investors dedicated to the APAC
markets, that’s why we recently opened offices in Singapore in Sydney. In this webinar,
experts share their insights and experiences with alternative data with the audience.
The discussion covers the following topics, plus many more:
Thursday, August 13th, 2020
15:00 - 15:45 HKT & China Standard Time
17:00 - 17h45 AEST
08:00 - 08:45 BST
on the GoToWebinar platform
James Sullivan is Managing Director of J.P. Morgan Asia ex-Japan Equity
Research and Head of APAC Telco Research, holding Asia-based roles in
research and fund management since 1998 with leading firms inclusive of
Citadel, Millennium, Oaktree, and Credit Suisse. He has been awarded
WSJ's Best on the Street award, been named to Global Telecom Business'
Top 40 under 40, and earned consistent Telecom sector Institutional
Investor rankings. James is a frequent guest host on CNBC, Bloomberg,
and Channel News Asia.
Girish Nair Ph.D. is a member of the Global Quantitative Strategy team.
He joined BofA in 2004 in Australia, and spent five years in Hong Kong
(2010-15) to leverage the Quantitative team’s coverage. Girish
previously worked for Ord Minnett in Sydney as a Business/Systems
Analyst. Prior to that, he worked as a Financial Analyst/Programmer with
a number of global securities houses. Girish received his Ph.D. in Data
science from Western Sydney University, Australia, MBA from the
University of Technology Sydney, and BBA in Managerial Accounting/IT
from Gujarat University and an Advanced Diploma in Software Engineering
from Aptech, India. He has published numerous executive journals,
academic papers and has contributed chapters for data-science related
books. He is currently based in Sydney.
Aakarsh Ramchandani runs Corporate Strategy at RavenPack, overseeing
RavenPack's strategic investments and launching new revenue generation
initiatives. Prior to this, Aakarsh was the Director of Product &
Strategy at Third Point, a $15Bn Event-Driven Hedge Fund, where he
co-founded and led their data science team. Aakarsh was previously
Senior Product Manager at FactSet where he was responsible for
re-architecting & launching FactSet's web-based analytics platform
servicing over 100,000 enterprise clients. Aakarsh came to FactSet from
Revere Data, where he led their Sales & Products efforts and transformed
the company into a high margin alternative data business.
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