Barry has been active in the funds industry since 1996. He has extensive experience in the management of fund accounting operations. He has particular expertise in establishment, operational and risk matters relating to ETFs. He has been responsible for advising a number of leading asset managers on the establishment of both UCITS and non-UCITS funds and addressing the ongoing governance and compliance requirements of these funds. He serves as a Director for a number of investment funds and management companies. He has published articles on the funds industry including particular reference to ETF funds. He is a Director of KB Associates.
Prior to joining KB Associates, Barry was Vice President of Fund Accounting at BISYS Hedge Fund Services (subsequently Citi Hedge Fund Services (Ireland) Limited) where he spent ten years in a variety of roles supporting many leading hedge fund managers. Barry commenced his career in investment fund administration with Chase Manhattan Bank in 1996.
Barry holds a Master of Arts in Economics and Finance (Hons) from the National University of Ireland, Maynooth and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.