Brian has been active in the investment funds industry since 2005. He has extensive experience of both UCITS and alternative investment funds with a particular focus on legal and compliance requirements. He is a Senior Consultant within KB Associates’ AIFMD and UCITS authorised management company, KBA Consulting Management Limited where he advises asset managers on the establishment and ongoing operation of both AIFMD and UCITS compliant funds.
Prior to joining KB Associates, Brian was a Vice President in the Trustee & Depositary group in J.P. Morgan Bank where he was responsible for assisting clients with new fund and product initiatives together with ongoing compliance requirements. Previously he held the position of Senior Associate with King & Wood Mallesons solicitors in Sydney specialising in asset management and financial services regulation. Brian commenced his career with McCann FitzGerald solicitors in Dublin and London where he qualified and worked for a number of years in its asset management and investment funds practice.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Business and Law (Hons) from University College Dublin and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland in 2008