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Appointments / 19 March 2021

Crestbridge appoints, Head of Risk & Compliance, Ireland

Crestbridge appoints, Head of Risk & Compliance, Ireland

Crestbridge has announced the appointment of Áine Hickey as Head of Risk & Compliance, Ireland.

In her new role, Áine is responsible for ensuring the office's compliance with all applicable regulatory requirements, as well as compliance with Crestbridge Group's internal policies and procedures.

Áine has over 13 years’ financial services experience across fund administration, asset management, banking and capital markets with consulting experience across a range of industry sectors, primarily investment funds, asset management and insurance.

Prior to joining Crestbridge, Áine performed Central Bank of Ireland Controlled Functions (PCF-12, PCF-14, CF-2) acting as Compliance Officer, Risk Manager and Money Laundering Reporting Officer for a variety of regulated entities in the funds industry.

Áine holds a Masters in Compliance, is a Fellow of the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland, including Certified Data Protection Officer and Certified Financial Crime Prevention Practitioner, and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administrators: The Governance Institute.

Andrea Lennon Director, Head of Fund Services, Ireland said: 

“I’m delighted to welcome Áine to the new Dublin office and to the Crestbridge team. Ireland is an attractive domicile for investors and managers and we are committed to ensuring that the delivery of our agile administration solutions is supported by first class capabilities in respect to our compliance, risk and AML processes and our associated obligations. Áine’s wealth of experience and expertise will be invaluable in the critical area of Compliance and Corporate Governance”.

Welcome to Crestbridge Áine!