Schonfeld hires Davidson Kempner event vet

Schonfeld Strategic Advisors has onboarded ex-Davidson Kempner PM Yasutaka Kuga as co-PM in a new Japan-focused investment team based in Hong Kong.

Kuga will work alongside Tomohiro Yamaguchi, the former Japan head at Point72, who joined recently.

Kuga will focus on an Apac equity event-driven strategy with a bias towards Japan while Yamaguchi focuses on equity long/shorts...