Brian has been active in the investment funds industry since 1998. He has particular expertise in fund operations and governance. In addition, he has detailed experience in advising asset managers on the establishment and ongoing operation of both UCITS and alternative investment funds. He serves as Designated Person and Director on a number of Irish domiciled investment funds and management companies.
Prior to joining KB Associates, Brian was Funds Product Manager at Mediolanum International Funds Limited where he was responsible for the development of both UCITS and alternative Investment funds. Previously he had been a Vice President at State Street Global Advisors Ireland (formerly Bank of Ireland Asset Management) where he was responsible for fund governance and operational oversight. Brian commenced his career with the PricewaterhouseCoopers Investment Management Group where he specialised in the audit of investment funds and fund service providers.
Brian holds a Bachelor of Business Studies Degree (Hons) from Waterford Institute of Technology and a Masters of Accounting (Hons) from University College Dublin. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.