Intertrust has appointed Patrick O’Brien as Global Head of Funds.
With over 27 years’ experience in financial services, O’Brien joins Intertrust from Citigroup where he was Head of Fund Services, Ireland and Head of Offshore Sales. Prior to that he spent eight years at JP Morgan where he held several roles, latterly Executive Director, Global Head of Fund Services Client Strategy. He has held pre-approved controlled function positions with the Central Bank of Ireland since 2015.
Reporting to newly appointed Chief Commercial Officer Ian Lynch, O’Brien will be responsible for leading Intertrust’s global fund strategy and expanding its client base among private capital fund managers and investors in Europe, North America and APAC. He will also continue to develop Intertrust’s tailored and holistic funds offering and focus on delivering a market leading solution.
O’Brien is experienced in working with international fund managers in designing, implementing and evolving their businesses to meet ongoing investor demands and regulatory changes. He has worked on private equity, real estate and alternative funds through to UCITS, Money Market and ETF funds and his experience has led to a true end-to-end understanding in all aspects of fund management.
Stephanie Miller, Chief Executive Officer of Intertrust, says: “Patrick brings a wealth of experience to our global Funds team at a time when the industry is looking to market leaders such as Intertrust to address their administrative and regulatory challenges through cutting-edge technology and specialist expertise. Patrick has a very strong track record and has all the qualities required to enhance our service offering and drive new client strategies. I am delighted to welcome him on board.”