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Ocorian appoints Garrett Breen as Head of Global Funds

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Ocorian appoints Garrett Breen as Head of Global Funds

We are delighted to welcome Garrett Breen to Ocorian as Head of Global Funds.

Garrett is based in our Dublin office and will lead the transformation of our bespoke, technology-led funds business. He has an extensive background in fund administration and works closely with clients to define their requirements and build scalable and consistent administration solutions to meet their needs.

Garrett reports to Ocorian’s Global Head of Service Lines and business development, Mike Hughes, who remarked “We are delighted to appoint Garrett to this important role for our business. Garrett will be an essential part of Ocorian’s funds leadership team. He has deep industry expertise coupled with a track record of delivering technology-led services.” 

“We are a people and technology-led business and Garrett’s client focus and knowledge of the core details of the fund services space will be crucial in aligning our global teams and driving new business development for Ocorian in our expanding fund service line.”

Commenting on his appointment, Garrett said “I am delighted to be joining a fast-growing, forward-thinking technology and people focussed business. Ocorian has clearly enjoyed significant growth to date, and I am looking forward to taking our fund service offering to the next level with our clients’ requirements at the core of our solutions design. I am delighted to be leading our fund services team as we realise Ocorian’s growth ambitions and become a world leader in funds.”

Ocorian’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Frederik van Tuyll added “Congratulations to Garrett on this well-deserved appointment. He has decades of relevant experience which will add to our momentum as we grow with our clients on a global basis.” 

Garrett joins Ocorian from J. P. Morgan where he led their hedge fund services business as Managing Director and Head of Hedge Fund Services. He has extensive experience in both the independent and bank owned administration space, having previously been a founder of Quintillion Limited where he was Head of Fund Administration. Garrett has also held senior leadership positions for PFPC International (bought by Bank of New York Carnegie Mellon) and SEI Investments.

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