Search

02 Dec 2021

Revealed: The reason Carne chose Kilkenny for its centre of excellence and 50 jobs

The jobs have been described as "high quality"...

Reavealed: The reason Carne chose Kilkenny for its centre of excellence and 50 jobs

The announcement at the Lyrath Estate Hotel

Carne, the Irish-founded provider of fund management company solutions to the asset management industry, last week confirmed it is to create 50 “high quality” jobs in Kilkenny.

The office in the Danville business park in Kilkenny City currently has six employees with a further 40-50 expected to be hired in the next 12-18 months as the company sets up a new regulatory technology, development and operations centre of excellence in the county.

The jobs are management and graduate positions in compliance, risk management, technology and operations.

On why the company chose Kilkenny, founder and CEO of Carne, John Donohoe, said: “Infrastructure is really important, roads, access, internet, but really it’s all about people and the availability of talent. It’s a big win/win situation.”

At the jobs announcement in the Lyrath Estate Hotel last Friday, Minister of State for Trade and Employment, Pat Breen, said: “This is a vote of confidence in Kilkenny and the South-East. These are high quality jobs.”

Founded in 2004 by Mr Donohoe, Carne is the largest independent provider of fund management company services in Ireland and a leading global provider with assets of more than $60bn under management.

The organisation has more than 400 clients and employs 150 people currently.

Carne has nine offices spread across major fund domiciles and asset management locations including Ireland, the United States, Luxembourg and the United Kingdom.

The expansion enables Carne to further strengthen its client offering in the investment fund governance solutions sector as it experiences rapid growth due to greater regulation and increasing demand from investors for independent oversight of assets.

Recruitment for the new positions is now underway. For more information on the roles, please visit www.carnegroup.com

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.