Investment Management Team

Kaori Matsumoto is President, Director and Funds Controller of Prospect Asset Management, Inc., with over 14 years’ experience in the financial service business. Kaori joined Prospect in June 2005. From 1988 to 1998, Kaori was employed by Kleinwort Benson Investment Management/Dresdner RCM Global Investors as Funds Controller. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Languages from International Christian University in Tokyo in 1988.

Hamilton C. Smith serves as the Chief Compliance Officer and a Director at PAMI. He joined the firm in April 2001. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from the University of Colorado, 1979, and an MBA from the University of Hawaii, 1988.

Earl K. Crawford is Trader and Chief Technology Officer for Prospect Asset Management, Inc. He joined Prospect in December 1999 and has been in charge of all things IT at Prospect for nearly 17 years.