Gavin Farrell has over twenty years of funds industry experience, across multiple jurisdictions, in roles encompassing client management, business development, operations, and project management.

Mr. Farrell is a director in BRG’s Alternative Investment Advisory practice. This practice provides asset management, transaction advisory, diligence, and valuation services to alternative-asset managers and investors. He also acts as chief operating officer for BRG’s Asset Management business and oversees third-party service provider relationships, investor relations, fund governance, and compliance.

During his tenure at BRG, he has coauthored several thought leadership editorials, including BRG’s Tail End Fund Market Review, and was an invited contributor to the ILPA’s guidance notes on GP-led fund restructuring transactions.

Before joining BRG, Mr. Farrell was a senior relationship manager with a leading cloud-based provider of financial services and technology solutions, managing the firm’s largest institutional client relationships, with responsibility for client experience and P&L. He held this role from 2014 to 2017 and successfully led business development, client satisfaction, and operational efficiency initiatives. Mr. Farrell had joined the firm as part of the acquisition of a global investment bank’s alternative investment fund services business in 2016. Previously, he was a senior member of the bank’s Hedge Fund Services sales team from 2010 to 2014, delivering significant new business wins within the Hedge and PE fund space. From 2005 to 2009, he held a variety of positions with the bank’s Bermuda office, ranging from Relationship Management to head of Operations.

Employment History

SS&C Technologies
Director, Senior Relationship Manager
2016 – 2017

Citibank NA
Director, Senior Relationship Manager
2014 – 2016
Director, Business Development
2010-2014
Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager
2008-2010
Senior Vice President, Head of Operations
2007-2008
Vice President, Fund Accounting & Investor Services
2005-2007

Daiwa Global Asset Services
Manager
2001-2005

Bank of Bermuda
Senior Team Leader
1999-2001

Community/Civic Involvement

The Ireland Funds, Young Leaders, New York Chapter

Areas of Expertise

Education

University of Central Lancashire, UK
B.A., European Business Administration and Languages, 1996