Fund Directors Forum Series
"Oversight of Distributors and the Distribution Process –
From a Director’s Perspective”
Tracey McDermott is a Governance Specialist with over 20 years’ experience in the Funds’ industry and acts as independent Director for a number of regulated and unregulated funds and management companies.
Her areas of expertise include: Independent Director on UCITS (Mixed Strategies – e.g. Long only, Long/Short, Absolute Return, Currency etc.) and Alternative Investment Funds (Mixed Strategies and Infrastructure AIFs); experience in major, emerging and frontier markets; fund operations, compliance and risk management; operational background giving in-depth, hands-on operational experience/knowledge and in-depth regulatory knowledge.
Tracey is an active participant within ALFI (Luxembourg’s fund industry association), ILA (the Luxembourg Directors’ Association), and has moderated and spoken on panels at industry forums.
Birgit is Risk Assurance Partner at PwC Luxembourg focused on Asset Management including the alternative investment funds industry with more than 20 years of international work experience.
Birgit leads PwC’s AML Services for Wealth and Asset Management, & Distribution/Counter Party Due Diligence Service across industries. She also leads the Performance Assurance Practice (Controls Reports). She is well connected within the Luxembourg market and the PwC Global AML network.
Grégory is the General Counsel of FundRock Group. Since 2010 gained experience in every aspect of the Luxembourg and Irish fund lifecycles, including investment strategies and distribution, corporate governance, as well as regulatory issues. He started his career as a lawyer in a Paris-based law specializing in commercial law.
Grégory holds a Master’s degree in Private Law from the University of Montpellier (France) and a postgraduate degree in Criminal Law from the University of Liege (Belgium). He is also a member of the ALFI MiFiD, CMU and GDPR committees.
Date and Time
To 08/03/2019 10:30