Fund Directors Forum Series
"Register of Beneficial Owners – Implications for IFM and Fund Directors”
Tracey McDermott is a Governance Specialist with over 20 years’ experience in the Funds’ industry and acts as independent Director for a number of regulated and unregulated funds and management companies.
Her areas of expertise include: Independent Director on UCITS (Mixed Strategies – e.g. Long only, Long/Short, Absolute Return, Currency etc.) and Alternative Investment Funds (Mixed Strategies and Infrastructure AIFs); experience in major, emerging and frontier markets; fund operations, compliance and risk management; operational background giving in-depth, hands-on operational experience/knowledge and in-depth regulatory knowledge.
Tracey is an active participant within ALFI (Luxembourg’s fund industry association), ILA (the Luxembourg Directors’ Association), and has moderated and spoken on panels at industry forums.
Jérôme Wigny specialises in investment funds (UCITS and AIFs, in particular those pursuing alternative strategies) as well as in management companies and alternative investment fund managers (AIFMs). Jérôme is a regular speaker at conferences and seminars, in particular in relation to investment fund-related topics.
He is a member of various committees and associations focusing on investment funds, hedge funds, asset management, directors' liabilities and regulatory development in Luxembourg.He is a member of the Luxembourg Bar since 1994.