An alternative-investment consulting & trouble-shooting firm

Equaliser Partners

An alternative-investment consulting and trouble-shooting firm, formed in Bermuda in early 2015 and relocated to Guernsey in 2019

What We Do

Problem Solving

Problem Solving

Equaliser Partners provides solutions when an organisation encounters problems.

Problem Prevention

Problem Prevention

Equaliser Partners provides risk assessment, guidance & advice.

External Support

External Support

Equaliser Partners provides leadership, management & training.

Who We Work With

  • Arkk Solutions
  • Andtrade
  • Green Boardroom
  • GIC
  • Bain & Co
  • TPG
  • Pale Blue Dot
  • Light Year Capital
  • Five Arrows Principle Investments
  • Federal Trust
  • KKR
  • MATware
  • CIL Management Consultants
  • McKinsey & Company
  • EY
  • Dechert
  • Advent
  • Berenberg




Chris Reid

“Barry was recommended to us as an expert in the field of hedge fund and private equity back-office outsourcing. His industry knowledge and insights proved very helpful in formulating our investment thesis.”

Dechert LLP

Peter Astleford

“I have known Barry professionally for over 20 years. His nuts and bolts knowledge of the alternatives sector is first-class. Working with him is always a pleasure.”

Arkk Solutions, UK

Richard Metcalfe

“Barry’s reputation in the alternatives sector precedes him.  We were delighted Barry accepted our invitation to become Chairman of Arkk Solutions.  His contribution has been excellent and we have no hesitation in endorsing him.”


Tara Nicklin

“I have worked with Barry across the table for several PE funds in setting up back office outsourcing. He is undoubtedly an expert with deep knowledge of private markets. Barry is solutions-driven which was very much appreciated in setting up structures and policies for less institutional fund managers.”

Private Equity Investment Manager

Mario Kozma

“I have worked in various Private Equity investment roles through the years, at Lehman Brothers in London, at Inter-IKEA Treasury in Waterloo and at Belhoul Family Office in Dubai; I have known Barry for all these years and found him to have excellent knowledge of the AI industry. I have no hesitation in endorsing and recommending him as an expert in AI.”

Ernst & Young LLP, Guernsey

Daniel Collins

“I have worked with Barry over the last few years.  His knowledge of the Private Equity & Hedge Fund sectors and fund administration and the regulatory environment facing investment advisors is top-drawer.  I have no hesitation in recommending him.”

Federal Trust Company Limited, Guernsey

Robin A Barnes

“I’ve known Barry professionally, for over 20 years and had no hesitation to utilise his experience at Equaliser in respect of our own corporate structure and also for our clients Private Equity and Real Estate fund investments.  A clear leader in this industry.”

Reconciliation, FIS, New York

Shannon Dolan, COO

“Barry is a smart business leader who knows everything there is to know about fund domicile, partnership accounting and portfolio administration in private equity and related asset classes. Barry has a tremendous network of loyal colleagues testament to they way he conducts business.”



Founder, Barry Carroll, has over 30 years experience in the AI sector spanning North America, The Middle East, Asia and Europe, including The Channel Islands.