Leigh joined Gresham House Ireland as Head of Compliance in August 2022.
Prior to joining Gresham House Ireland he was Head of Compliance for Kestrel Capital Limited. He has also held the role of Head of Compliance, Chief Risk Officer and MLRO for both Sanford C. Bernstein Ireland Limited and New England Asset Management Limited in Ireland. He spent 4 years in Dubai where he worked with Bank of America Merrill Lynch as Head of Compliance for the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to this, he had been Compliance Director with Merrill Lynch in Dublin.
Leigh obtained a BComm from University College Dublin and an MSc in Finance from the University of Strathclyde. He is also a member of the Compliance Institute in Ireland.
Emmet Feeney joined Gresham House Ireland (formerly Appian Asset Management) as a Risk Manager in 2020. He has been promoted to Head of Risk, GH Ireland (subject to CB approval). Prior to this, he was employed as an Assistant Vice President in 2018 acting as Designated Person (PCF-39) for Fund Risk Management for MPMF Fund Management (Ireland) Limited. Emmet gained exposure to a variety of asset classes and strategy’s of both UCITS and AIFs primarily focusing on long-short equity, fixed income and property. His roles included board reporting, periodic risk calculating, oversight of delegates as well as liquidity analysis and stress testing. In 2017 he joined with Maples Fund Services where he worked in asset valuations, investment transparency reporting and also risk reporting for both UCITs and non UCITs funds. Emmet comes from a law background having studied Corporate Law before undertaking a H.Dip in Economic Science both in NUIG.
Amy joined Gresham House Ireland (formerly Appian Asset Management) as a Compliance Officer in 2021. Prior to this, she was employed as a Compliance Officer in BNP Paribas Securities Services.
Amy gained experience in Compliance, Operational Risk and Client Relationship Management during her time with BPSS where she spent 9 years of her career specializing in compliance monitoring, AML/CTF, CDD, Fitness and Probity and Policy and Procedure writing. Amy has a BA (Honours) Degree in Marketing from DBS and a Professional Certificate in Compliance from The Institute of Bankers.