Peadar De BarraDirector & Chief Operating Officer at KB Associates
Peadar has been active in the mutual and hedge funds industry since 1998. He has particular expertise in advising asset managers on the establishment of investment funds and providing assistance on a range of risk and compliance matters. He is an executive director of KB Associates’ AIFMD and UCITS authorised management company, KBA Consulting Management Limited where he also serves as Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for risk, operations and compliance.
Prior to joining KB Associates in 2008, Peadar was Vice President at Citi Fund Services (Ireland) Ltd (formerly BISYS), where he was responsible for the Financial Administration team. Previously Peadar was with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he specialised in the auditing of a range of mutual and hedge funds.
Peadar holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Hons) from University College Galway and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.