Finance Monthly - Women In Finance Awards 2022

Vanora Madigan Executive Director at Waystone 26 About Vanora Madigan As an Executive Director within the relationship management and client solutions team of Waystone Management Company (IE) Ltd., Vanora provides corporate governance advice leading and developing business relationships including the design and implementation of internal controls and operating procedures associated with regulated investment funds. Vanora has extensive experience in UCITS, AIFMD, and alternative investment vehicles and brings with her a background in legal investment and client relationship management with over six years spent at Fidelity Worldwide Investment in Dublin, servicing corporates, banks, pension funds and financial institutions. She previously served as a stockbroker with Cantor Fitzgerald and as an FCA regulated advisor at Lehman Brothers and with UBS Private Banking in London. Vanora is Vice Chairperson of the Irish Funds Marketing and Promotions Steering Group and Chairperson of the Irish Funds Publications and Communications Working Group. Vanora is a committee member of 100 Women in Finance in Ireland with responsibility for the input to the Irish Government’s ‘Ireland for Finance’ Action Plan. Vanora is a qualified solicitor and is a member of the Law Society of Ireland where she also holds a diploma in Investment Funds & Compliance. She studied Business Economics and Social Studies (BESS) at Trinity College Dublin with business French. As part of her degree Vanora spent a year at the EM Strasbourg Business School, a grande école in Strasbourg, France. She also holds a Master’s degree in Business and Economics from Trinity College Dublin. About Waystone Formed from a merger between DMS, MontLake and MDO, Waystone launched in March 2021 to create a leading, global governance and third-party management company that is unparalleled in terms of portfolio of services and talent. The agreement, driven by client demand, created a leading and unique service provider across multiple asset classes and jurisdictions. Waystone provides a robust and comprehensive service to clients, keeping pace with the rapidly evolving regulatory landscape. Waystone’s clients benefit from an expanded suite of services and a dedicated and highly-qualified staff based in wellestablished operations in Luxembourg, Ireland, the UK, North America, the Cayman Islands and Asia. Waystone leads the way in specialist services for the asset management industry. Partnering institutional investors, investment funds and asset managers, Waystone builds, supports and protects investment structures and strategies worldwide.Withover 20years’ experienceanda comprehensive range of specialist services to its name, Waystone is now serving assets under management in excess of $2Tn. Waystone provides its clients with the guidance and tools to allow them to focus on managing their investment goals with confidence. We are at the cutting edge of asset management services, working with our clients to build, support and protect investment structures and strategies. By leveraging our expertise in the asset management industry and our farreaching specialist services, we provide our clients with the necessary guidance and tools to pursue their investment goals with confidence. We work directly with fund managers, yet our reach extends to the investors on whose behalf our primary clients work, as well as a wider asset management audience including COOs, CTOs, HR directors and beyond. Our Values Our core values shape our company culture and reflect our commitment to both our customers and our employees. I R E L A N D Asset Management Leader of the Year

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