Global Equities Investment Team

Kevin Beck, Director, Head of US and Co- Head of Global Small and Mid Caps

Kevin joined Paradice in 2009. Prior to joining Paradice he was a Senior Analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Prior to Artisan, he was Co-Portfolio Manager of the Denver Investment Advisors International Small Cap Equity Fund. He has also worked at Harris Associates and JPMorgan/Fleming. Kevin has 24 years’ investment experience in the US, UK and Brazil. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and has a Masters of Finance from the University of Wisconsin.


Anand Vasagiri, Co-Head of Global Small and Mid Caps

Anand joined Paradice in 2010. Prior to joining Paradice, he was an analyst on the Artisan Partners International Value and Global Value investment funds. Previous to Artisan, he was an analyst at Pictet Asset Management in London, specialising in emerging markets. Anand has 21 years’ broad industry experience including 12 years focused on investment management and research.He has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, an MIM from the American Graduate School of International Management and a B.E (Mechanical Engineering) from M.N. National Institute of Technology, India. 

Paul Mason, Global Small Mid Cap Analyst 

Paul joined Paradice in February 2010 as a Dealer working closely with the Australian Small Cap team. In early 2013, Paul relocated to the US in the role of Analyst for the Global Small Mid Cap strategy. Prior to Paradice, Paul was employed by KPMG in the Business Advisory and Taxation Division providing advice on a broad range of matters including corporate finance, taxation and M&A. Paul has over 8 years’ experience in the asset management industry. Paul holds a Commerce degree with majors in Finance, Accounting and Business Law from the University of Wollongong.


Toby Shute, Global Small Mid Cap Analyst

Toby joined Paradice in October 2015. He was most recently with Centaur Capital Partners, a value-oriented, long-biased hedge fund manager. Prior to Centaur, Toby worked for The Motley Fool as both an Analyst on a special situations-focused investment newsletter and as a Contract Writer/Analyst for Toby has over 10 years’ financial services industry experience. Toby holds a BA from Rice University and passed the CFA Level II exam in June 2015.


Yechan Cho, Global Small Mid Cap Analyst

Yechan joined Paradice in 2013. Before joining Paradice, Yechan was an Analyst at Mirae Asset Global Investments. Previous to Mirae Asset, he worked as a Senior Intelligence Analyst for the US Army and also as an Associate Consultant at Compass Management Consulting, which is now a part of ISG. Yechan has 4 years’ industry experience. Yechan holds a BA in Economics from the University of Chicago and an MS in Financial Analysis and Investment Management from Saint Mary's College of California.


Ryan Bunn, Global Small Mid Cap Analyst

Ryan joined Paradice in 2017. Prior to Paradice, Ryan was with Sagard Capital, a value-orientated, activist investment manager. Prior to Sagard, he analysed private equity investments for OMERS Private Equity and AEA Investors. He began his career at Bain & Company. Ryan has 8 years’ industry experience. Ryan holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Northwestern University.