Managing Director - Private Equity, IHS MarkitKevin O'Connor heads Private Equity at IHS Markit.
His current client portfolio includes Global Private Equity Houses, Mid-tier Asset Managers, Sovereign Wealth Funds, Banks, Insurers, Pension Funds and Family Offices. Previously, Kevin spent five years working in various roles at Ernst & Young including the EMEA Leadership team, Mergers and Acquisitions and Assurance. He joined the company in 2010 and became head of Private Equity in 2014. Prior to that, he was a Chartered Accountant at a boutique corporate finance firm offering private wealth and investment services to High Net Worth Individuals. Kevin has been a member of the Irish Fund Industry Association’s Product Develop Steering Committee and was Chair of their Private Equity Working Group in 2015. Kevin is a founding member of the Certified Investment Fund Director Institute’s Advisory Committee. He acts as a special advisor to the Institute of Chartered Accountants (England and Wales) on issues relating to capital markets.
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