Farrell Sheridan joined the Registration Authority of ADGM in 2016 as the Head of Strategic Development. He works closely with the business development team to develop ADGM as a leading commercial platform. Farrell is responsible for product and market development, working closely with industry sectors to create offerings that facilitate growth, and add economic value to Abu Dhabi and UAE.
As part of his role, Farrell has led the development of the aviation finance sector within ADGM, promoting Abu Dhabi as a domicile for the both the structuring of aircraft transactions and as an attractive operating environment for leasing companies, banks, investors and advisors who operate in the Middle East.
Prior to joining ADGM, Farrell has worked in strategy for other regional Financial Centres and began his career as a chartered accountant in London with Deloitte, before moving on to consulting and investment banking positions. He completed his undergraduate degree in Economics at York University, and MBA at Durham University.