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HedgeMark adds Nomura’s Harada


HedgeMark Institutional Consultants, which offers an independent hedge fund managed account platform among other things, has hired Hiroshi Harada as managing director and head of hedge fund research. In his new role, Harada will head the team responsible for the sourcing, due diligence, and monitoring of funds on the company’s managed accounts platform.

Harada was head of hedge fund research for the funds of funds division of Nomura Fund Research and Technologies America, where he managed two departments and a 10 person analyst team. He joined Nomura in 2004 and was responsible for fund selection, fund due diligence