FIRE Starters Global Summit: Dublin

The Next Gen of Asset Recovery are headed to Dublin 
21st - 23rd February 2024, Conrad Hotel, Dublin, Ireland

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Following our highly successful 2022 and 2023 events we are already looking forward to 2024 - Be sure to save the date!

At a price unprecedented in the industry this event brings together the rising stars of Asset Recovery, Fraud & Insolvency to forge networks, discuss experiences and build their own personal brand.

Networks Forged in FIRE

With an overriding emphasis is on the quality of networking and its content, we take networking seriously.  
From thought provoking keynotes that spark conversation to wandering around Dublin with a new contact from accross the globe, we provide a whole host of unique networking opportunities and activities:

International FIRE Starters 
& Global Representatives

Wine & Dine 
with Networking Drinks and Dinner

Superheros and Villians: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly themed Conference Drinks Reception

Taste of Dublin Networking Afternoon
Continue the conversation whilst exploring the best of what Dublin has to offer

Croke Park Stadium Tour & Museum - Home of Gaelic Football, Ireland's traditional national pastime
Teeling Whiskey Distillery Tour & Tasting - Where Dublin's whiskey history converges with the modern day craft

International Representatives confirmed for 2023 include:

Tony Sales
Tony Sales "Britain's Greatest Fraudster" &
Fraud Expert
Bobby Banson Esq
Bobby Banson Esq Lead Consultant
Robert Smith Law Group (Ghana)
Bushra Ahmed
Bushra Ahmed Barrister, Head of Dispute Resolution & Partner
KBH (Dubai)
Keith Han
Keith Han Partner
Oon & Bazul LLP (Singapore)
Rebecca Sim
Rebecca Sim Associate
Cozen O'Connor (Canada)
Andrea Gemma
Andrea Gemma Founding Partner
GPD (Italy)
Nathalie Ker Si Min
Nathalie Ker Si Min Partner
Lim Chee Wee Partnership (Malaysia)
Antonia Argyrou
Antonia Argyrou Partner
N. Pirilides & Associates (Cyprus)
Jemma Tagg
Jemma Tagg CEO
Twenty Essex
Jansen Chow
Jansen Chow Partner
Rajah & Tann (Singapore)
Mary Young
Mary Young Partner
Kingsley Napley
Denis Piskunov
Denis Piskunov Attorney-at-law
Magnusson (Estonia)
Dr. Elvan Sevi Bozoğlu
Dr. Elvan Sevi Bozoğlu Partner
Bozoğlu Izgi (Turkey)
Tomislav Šunjka
Tomislav Šunjka Founder & Principal
ŠunjkaLaw (Serbia)
Juliet de Pencier
Juliet de Pencier Senior Associate
Allen & Overy
Samuel Bogetti
Samuel Bogetti Associate
Cozen & Connor (Canada)
Jennifer Craven
Jennifer Craven Legal Director
Pinsent Masons
Fiona Fitzgerald
Fiona Fitzgerald Chief Executive
Radcliffe Chambers
Jonathan Tickner
Jonathan Tickner Head of Commercial Litgation & Civil Fraud
Peters & Peters
Kathryn Purkis
Kathryn Purkis Chambers Director
Serle Court
Hannah Fitzwilliam
Hannah Fitzwilliam Senior Associate
Kingsley Napley
Richard Manyon
Richard Manyon Partner
Payne Hicks Beach
Kenny Lau
Kenny Lau Counsel
Providence Law (Singapore)
Josie Welland
Josie Welland Associate
Emma Walker
Emma Walker Senior Consultant
Control Risks
Chris Noel
Chris Noel Associate Attorney
Sequor Law (USA)
Natalia Hidalgo
Natalia Hidalgo Senior Associate
Monfrini Bitton Klein
Kit Smith
Kit Smith Managing Associate
Keidan Harrison
Charli Whitlock
Charli Whitlock Associate Director
Control Risks
Gemma Freeman
Gemma Freeman Counsel
Dentons Ireland LLP
Ian De Witt
Ian De Witt Partner
Tanner De Witt (Hong Kong)
Sarah Twohig
Sarah Twohig Senior Associate
William Fry (Ireland)
Anthony Riem
Anthony Riem Partner
PCB Byrne
Tamlyn Edmonds
Tamlyn Edmonds Partner
Edmonds Marshall McMahon
Nicholas Luckman
Nicholas Luckman Practice Director
Wilberforce Chambers
Rachael Cederwall
Rachael Cederwall Senior Associate
Baker & McKenzie
Julie Nettleton
Julie Nettleton Director
Grant Thornton
Simon Goldring
Simon Goldring Partner
Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP
Carmel King
Carmel King Director
Grant Thornton
James Saunders
James Saunders Barrister
New Square Chambers
Joshua Folkard
Joshua Folkard Barrister
Twenty Essex
Dr. Christina Preiner
Dr. Christina Preiner Managing Attorney
Gasser Partners (Liechtenstein)
Hannah Daly
Hannah Daly Barrister
4 New Square
David Chalcraft
David Chalcraft Senior Associate
Elena Fedorova
Elena Fedorova Lawyer - Of Counsel
Bonifassi Avocats (France)
Charlotte Hill
Charlotte Hill Partner
Penningtons Manches Cooper
Robert Kovacs
Robert Kovacs Special Counsel
Rosie Wild
Rosie Wild Senior Associate
Cooke, Young & Keidan
Jessica Thorpe
Jessica Thorpe Senior Associate
Edouard Kaiflin
Edouard Kaiflin Senior Associate
Monfrini Bitton Klein
Bobby Friedman
Bobby Friedman Barrister
Wilberforce Chambers
Ramon Ghosh
Ramon Ghosh Partner
Control Risks
Stephen O’Connor
Stephen O'Connor Partner
Gerard James
Gerard James Senior Associate
William Fry
Chloe Bell
Chloe Bell Barrister
Andrew Dinsmore
Andrew Dinsmore Barrister
Twenty Essex
Ryan Ferro
Ryan Ferro Barrister
Kevin Bell
Kevin Bell Barrister-at-law
The Law Library (Ireland)
Joseph Rome
Joseph Rome Attorney
Sequor Law (USA)
Will Harman
Will Harman Barrister
4 New Square
Michael Zimmern
Michael Zimmern Partner
Control Risks

Content Driven & Network Focussed:

Who Will BeThere?

Junior partners, Associates, Junior barristers, Managers / Junior directors at investigation firms, Accountants & insolvency practitioners, In house at banks, wealth managers and financial institutions, Litigation Funders, Forensic accounting professionals.

What Will We Talk About?

Featuring keynotes from a victim of the infamous and still at large Tinder Swindler and a hoodwinking scam artist as well as practical workshops in smaller more interactive groups our agenda was brimming with premium insight.

Captivating Keynotes

Pre-Conferene Welcome Drinks Hosted by Monfrini Bitton Klein

Interactive Workshops

Big Fat Quiz of the Year!

Networking Conference Dinner Hosted by Dentons Ireland

Hair of the Dog Morning Refreshments (Day 2)

FIRE Starter Advisory Board

Caroline Greenwell
Caroline Greenwell Partner
Charles Russell Speechlys
Benoît Mauron
Benoît Mauron Partner
LALIVE (Switzerland)
Catherine Eason
Catherine Eason Senior Associate
PCB Byrne
Sam Ouriach
Sam Ouriach Associate Director
Grant Thornton
Emma Ruane
Emma Ruane Partner
Peters & Peters
Sam Goodman
Sam Goodman Barrister
Twenty Essex
Jessica Thorpe
Jessica Thorpe Senior Associate
Jon Felce
Jon Felce Partner
Cooke, Young & Keidan

Contact Us


For speakers enquiries please contact Paul Barford on +44 (0) 20 3398 8510 or email


For partnership enquiries please contact Chris Leese on +44 (0) 20 3398 8554 or email

booking & General Queries

For booking & General Queries enquiries please contact Danushka De Alwis on +44 (0) 20 3580 5891 or email

venue & logistics

For venue & logistics enquiries please contact Sarah Barton on +44 (0) 20 3398 8560 or email


For marketing enquiries please contact Yelda Ismail on +44 (0) 20 3398 8551 or email