Nicholas Smith
Nicholas Smith
Japan Strategist, CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets

Mr. Smith is the Japan strategist for top-ranked Asian research house CLSA Securities. He has been a resident of Japan for a quarter century. In the 1990s, he worked for Jardine Fleming Securities, where he was a top-ranked oil and chemical analyst heading their global team.

He spent much of the early 2000s in hedge funds, first at Penta Investments, then at Falcon Pacific, a firm he set up with former Penta colleagues.

Energy Security after Fukushima

By Yoriko Kawaguchi, Nicholas Smith, Nobuo Tanaka and Kunihiko Shimada. <...
By Yoriko Kawaguchi, Nicholas Smith, Nobuo Tanaka and Kunihiko Shimada. <...

Rebuilding Japan

3/11 posed a major challenge for the Japanese economy. This was especially true for the manufacturing sector, where exports still remain the crux of the country’ s economic growth. As the situation improves, what should companies do?
3/11 posed a major challenge for the Japanese economy. This was especially true for the manufacturing sector, where exports still remain the crux of the country’ s economic growth. As the situation improves, what should companies do?