Richard Lambert

Head of Operations / London

Richard Lambert is the Head of Operations at NewSmith Asset Management and has over 13 years experience in asset management and operations.

Richard was formerly the Manager of Hedge Fund Operations at Henderson Global Investors where he was responsible for establishing the team and managing the daily support functions for numerous hedge funds covering equity, fixed income and derivatives. Before joining Henderson in June 2000, he worked with Morley Fund Management in an operational capacity.

Richard holds a BA Business Degree from the London Guildhall University.

Sinead McAnallen

Operations / London

Sinead is an Operations & Fund Accounting Specialist within NewSmith Asset Management and has 8 years experience in Fund Accounting & Operations.

Sinead was formerly an Operations Executive at Ecofin Ltd. where she was responsible for daily support for a number of Hedge Funds, Trusts and Managed Funds. Prior to joining Ecofin Ltd Sinead was an Account Manager at Citi Hedge.

Sinead graduated in 2002 from DIT, Dublin with honours BSc Business Studies Mgt (Finance). Sinead is currently studying ACCA.

Martin Williams

Operations / London

Martin Williams is a Senior Operations Specialist within NewSmith Asset Management and has over 19 years’ experience in investment banking operations management.

Martin was formerly Manager of Fixed Income Prime Brokerage at Lehman Brothers, which he joined in 1998. Responsibilities included helping to establish this area and managing the daily support functions for numerous hedge funds and asset managers covering fixed income and derivatives.

He has also worked at Santander Investments where he was Head of Fixed Income Operations, Republic National Bank of New York and RBC Dominion Securities, where he held various positions within operations support areas.

Yuko Okada

Operations Specialist / Tokyo

Yuko has over 13 years' experience in the financial industry.

Prior to joining NewSmith, Yuko was a fund administrator at both State Street Trust Bank Ltd and Fidelity Investment Ltd.

She was responsible for daily processing for fixed income, NAV calculation and assisting traders. Yuko began her financial industry career at Yamaichi securities Ltd.

She graduated from Yamawaki Women’s Junior College.

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