We are first and foremost experienced investors and entrepreneurs with a proven track record of establishing, growing and investing in successful and profitable private companies across a wide range of sectors. Our team is multi-disciplinary with great breadth of expertise – corporate governance, finance, administration, legal, business development and operations.
We have a strong track record in institutional asset management and have managed complex multi-asset portfolios for some of the largest institutional investors in the world. Our team is focused, energetic and passionate about what we do.
James Murray – Partner
James is an entrepreneur, investor and business development executive with over 20 years experience in Asia/Japan. He has primarily focused on developing new businesses in financial services, investment management and i-gaming. James co-founded Stirling Macguire Asset Management (private wealth management), NZ Capital Strategies (boutique investment management), Asiapac Strategies Limited (i-gaming business consultancy) and has served as a business development consultant or director with a number of other i-gaming and investment management firms.
Kenji Steven – Partner
Kenji is an entrepreneur, investor and innovator focusing on business development and investment management. He has managed money for a full spectrum of investors ranging from leading banks and institutional investors to private clients. He has a strong track record in finance having founded Infiniti Capital, Global Fund Exchange, Clearwater Capital, Stirling Macguire Asset Management and NZ Capital Strategies. He has a diverse skill set spanning international finance, business development, investment management, operations and marketing.
Julian Carver – Partner
Julian is an investor, startup mentor, and technology innovator in the public and private sectors. He has 20 years of experience in software development with roles in project management, solution architecture, and sales. Julian has founded several technology companies, and led many large IT projects. In 2011/2012 Julian led the establishment of information services at the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA). He is an active angel investor.