Orla Foley, a Principal of the firm, is Global Head of Relationship Management for Investor Services and is based in Boston. In this role, Orla leads our Relationship Management teams across the globe and sets the strategic direction for the Relationship Management function. Orla also leads some of our largest client relationships. As trusted advisors, Orla and her team focus on helping new and existing clients achieve their global growth objectives in addition to building scale for their future operating models.
Orla is a Non-Executive Director of BBH Trustee Services (Ireland) Ltd and BBH Investor Services Ltd. (London). Orla serves as Executive Sponsor of BBH’s Pride Network, supporting global efforts to create a diverse, accepting, and inclusive workplace so all BBHers can thrive at work and contribute to their optimum potential. Orla is also a member of the BBH Executive Sustainability Council, which reviews progress against firm and line of business sustainability goals and approves investment and reporting related to sustainability initiatives and partnerships, in addition to BBH’s sustainable investment approach.
Orla joined BBH in 1997 and has held various client facing, project and risk management positions across Ireland and Luxembourg, most recently leading relationship management for BBH Investor Services in Europe.
Orla holds a Bachelor of Civil Law from University College Dublin, a postgraduate in Business Studies from the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business and in March 2019 was awarded the professional designation of Certified Investment Fund Director by the CIFD Institute.