Gael Kerrigan

Vice President - Head of Compliance AIFM


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Gael Kerrigan joined HarbourVest in 2018 and is responsible for the Firm’s AIFM compliance program and assisting with compliance matters relating to the Firm’s global operations and products. She brings 30 years of experience covering a wide range of financial services businesses.

Over the past 18 years, Gael has focused on investment management, MiFID, AIFMD, and UCITS management business. She has in-depth knowledge of the sector with a focus on governance and risk mitigation. Her prior experience includes roles at Amundi (UK) Ltd, where she was most recently a director and Head of UK Compliance, and interim consultancy roles as EMEA or UK Head of Compliance at State Street Global Advisors, Architas (Axa Group), Wells Fargo Asset Management, and GAM Investments.

Gael received a BA (with honours) in Psychology and a Diploma of Criminology from the University of Melbourne and an MA in Philosophy (Law) from the University of Cambridge.