Seán is a Partner and the Global Head of Investor Services. Prior to assuming this role in January 2016, Seán was Head of the Investor Services Relationship Excellence group, co-head of Europe, Middle East, and Africa, and Supervising Partner for BBH’s Dublin and London offices. Seán has over 30 years of financial services experience. After joining BBH in 2000 as a Managing Director resident in Dublin, he was appointed Partner in 2010. Seán is also a director of: Brown Brothers Harriman Trustee Services (Ireland) Limited, Brown Brothers Harriman Investor Services Limited (London), Brown Brothers Harriman (Luxembourg) S.C.A., Brown Brothers Harriman (Poland) Sp. z o.o. and Brown Brothers Harriman Services AG (Switzerland), Brown Brothers Harriman Business Services (Beijing) Co. Ltd., Brown Brothers Harriman (Hong Kong) Ltd., and Brown Brothers Harriman Investment Services (Japan) Inc.
Having spent his entire career in the financial services industry, Seán has been a significant contributor to BBH’s success in building its footprint in global funds servicing. He has served as a member of the Investment Management Advisory Committee of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA); has played a leadership role in the broader global funds industry as the Chairman of the Irish Funds Industry Association; and as a member of the Irish Government's International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) Funds Group.
He is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and contributor to publications on regulation and product innovation. Seán is a graduate of University College Dublin.