Peadar De BarraDirector & Chief Operating Officer at KB Associates
Mr. Peadar De Barra is an executive director of KB Associates’ Irish domiciled third party UCITS and AIFMD compliant management company where he has responsibility for operations and compliance since 2014. Mr De Barra joined KB Associates in 2008. Prior to establishing KB Associates’ management company he was responsible for advising investment funds on a range of risk and compliance matters. In this role he was responsible for developing risk management programmes for funds operating across a range of investment strategies. Between 2003 and 2007 Mr. De Barra was Vice-President at Citi Fund Services (Ireland) Ltd (formerly BISYS), where he was responsible for the Financial Administration team.
Prior to this Mr. De Barra was an accountant and auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers Dublin (1998 to 2002) and was an assistant manager at AIB/BNY Fund Management (Ireland) Ltd (2002 to 2003) with responsibilities for statutory reporting. In addition, Mr. De Barra also acts as a director to a number of investment funds, investment managers and management companies.
Mr. De Barra holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) Degree from National University of Ireland Galway and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.