Paul Sinthunont is a senior analyst at Aite Group, specializing in buy-side research. He covers buy-side trends in technology, operations, and regulation. His core focus is on portfolio management systems, risk management, performance attribution and measurement, Environmental Social and Governance (ESG), investment accounting, and client reporting.
Mr. Sinthunont has spoken at industry conferences including at InvestOps, Global Custodian, CISI, CorpActions, and Performance Measurement Europe.
Before joining Aite Group, Mr. Sinthunont was a research consultant at CoreData Research, where he led the research efforts covering trends in both intermediary and institutional investor channels. This included producing market insight studies, white papers, and thought leadership for both asset managers and asset servicers such as State Street, Invesco, Natixis Investment Management, Janus Henderson, and Vanguard. Topics covered included portfolio strategy, client engagement, manager selection, ESG integration, alternative investing, and factor investing.
Mr. Sinthunont holds a B.A. in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Manchester, an M.Sc in Economics from the University of Warwick, and an M.Sc in Public Policy from University College London. He has completed Level III of the Chartered Financial Analyst program. He is fluent in both English and Thai.