Mark Lonergan is the Designated Person with responsibility for Operational Risk. Mark has been active in the investment funds industry since 2002 during which he has accumulated particular expertise in fund administration and operational risk.
Mark previously held the same Designated Person role for KBA Consulting and prior to this, Mark was responsible for advising asset managers on the establishment and ongoing operation of both UCITS and Alternative Investment funds. He assisted in the preparation of Business Plans and Risk Management Process documents for UCITS funds and Programmes of Activity for AIFMD compliant funds.
Prior to joining KB Associates, Mark held senior fund accounting positions at MUFG Fund Services (Ireland) Limited and BNY Mellon Fund Services (Ireland) Limited where he spent eight years in total supporting several leading fund managers. He was also responsible for project managing several major account transitions and fund launches for key clients. Mark commenced his career in fund administration with BNP Paribas Fund Services (Ireland) Limited and International Fund Services (Ireland) Limited.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Accounting and Finance from Liverpool John Moores University and is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.