Tom is resident in Ireland and is a CFA Charter Holder and Chartered Accountant. He started his career in Touche Ross in Dublin and, following qualification, went on to work at KPMG. He then joined Citibank NA where he was a vice president in both Dublin and New York managing fund accounting, investment performance reporting and compliance units within its world-wide securities services division. From 2000 to 2014 Tom managed global active equity portfolios at Ireland's largest fund management company, Irish Life Investment Managers. From 2011 to 2014 he was fund manager of the firm's private equity fund that invested directly in Irish infrastructure assets, as well as assisting in its formation and initial fund raising. Tom currently acts as an independent non-executive director on alternative investment funds and provides operational consultancy services to Irish authorised funds.