Eaton Vance Management (International) Limited (EVMI), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp, has opened a Dublin office under the Eaton Vance Global Advisors Limited (EVGA) name.
EVGA manages sub-funds of the Eaton Vance International (Ireland) Funds Plc, a public limited company with variable capital incorporated in Ireland and authorized and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland as a Ucits.
The Dublin office is led by Aidan Farrell, CEO and executive director, and Stephen Tilson, executive director and head of Distribution, with additional staff members fulfilling reporting and support functions.
Farrell said: "As we experience increased client demand across Europe, Eaton Vance is committed to global business integration. Opening a Dublin office is part of our efforts to best support our clients in EMEA and across the world."
Tilson added: "By opening this office, we are confident we will be able to provide our European clients a smooth transition to a post-Brexit operating environment.We are well positioned to provide business continuity for our clients despite uncertainties caused by Brexit."
The opening of the Dublin office marks Eaton Vance's latest expansion in Europe, following the recent launch of Eaton Vance International (Ireland) Emerging Markets Local Income and Eaton Vance International (Ireland) Emerging Markets Debt Opportunities funds, both registered sub-funds of Eaton Vance International (Ireland) Funds Plc.