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Geraldine O'Rourke,
Group Head of Corporate and Depositary Services

Geraldine has Group-wide responsibility for our corporate services and depositary teams. She is responsible for the ongoing management, development and growth of these core services, while ensuring our relationship management teams continue to deliver a consistently high standard of service across our six jurisdictions. Geraldine serves as a director for a number of Group entities and client structures.

As a member of our executive committee, Geraldine provides direction and leadership to the Group on key strategic, operational and people initiatives. She also chairs our people committee, which focuses on enabling, connecting, nurturing and developing our people, embracing our values and delivering excellent client service.

Background and experience

Joining the Group in 2015, Geraldine has led the build-out of our multi-jurisdictional corporate services offering, developing an experienced team of accountants, company secretaries, administrators, trustees and lawyers. As well as driving the development of our comprehensive suite of specialist alternative investment corporate administration services, she has led the growth and extension of our offering across new markets and service lines, including management incentive plans, listed fund services, outsourced governance support, private fund administration and MOME services.

Geraldine’s mandate was broadened in 2018 to encompass leadership of our market-leading depositary services offering. She now heads up a team of senior depositary professionals operating across the UK, Luxembourg and Sweden, providing strategic direction on the development of our depositary platform.

Geraldine has extensive experience in corporate services, employee benefits and fund administration. She was Head of the Corporate Employee and Executive Services division at RBC, responsible for the corporate services and the private equity fund administration teams. Geraldine also founded and built the corporate division of Abacus Financial Services Group, which was acquired by RBC in 2005.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland (Chartered Accountant).
  • BSc in Psychology.

Outside of the office

Geraldine is a dedicated foster carer, looking after teenagers in care on the Island. She is also passionate about travel, technology and innovation.


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