Declan Tiernan shares primary responsibility for managing the firm’s European operations, as well as for investment product development and client coverage, and is based in OHA’s London office. Mr. Tiernan serves on various firm committees, including the compliance and ESG committees. Prior to joining OHA, he was Managing Director and head of alternative fund distribution at UBS Investment Bank. Mr. Tiernan previously held similar roles at Deutsche Bank and HSBC, where he was responsible for marketing structured and alternative credit products to European and Middle Eastern investors. He earned a B.Sc. (Hons), First Class, and a Ph.D. from Queen’s University, Belfast, where he has served as a Member of Senate and sat on the University’s Planning and Finance Committee. Mr. Tiernan currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Ireland Funds Great Britain, and on the Finance Committee of the Royal Irish Academy of Music. He has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.