Aidan Larkin

Chief Executive Officer

Aidan Larkin leads Asset Reality in its aim to create a global asset management network that maximises the income generated from the sale of criminal's seized assets for all countries to compensate victims, fund law enforcement and increase funding for civil society. Providing impartial, industry-leading asset management training and consultancy services helps public sector bodies, all across the globe, achieve their goals.

Prior to founding Asset Reality, Aidan was the Asset Recovery Director for the Wilsons Auctions Group. His role involved managing a diverse portfolio of law enforcement & government asset realisation contracts, including insolvency appointments. This included advising, managing and realising assets worldwide, including crypto assets.

During his time there he presided over the worlds first seized bitcoin auction.

He remains a visiting lecturer for a number of overseas academies and universities and is a highly sought after guest speaker at events specialising in international asset recovery, best practice asset management and storage & sale of crypto currencies.

A former Criminal Investigator for HM Revenue & Customs, Aidan has over 10 years financial investigation experience including tracing and realising assets seized under proceeds of crime and insolvency legislation. During this time he qualified as a tax inspector, obtained a ‘Certificate of Proficiency’ in insolvency and received a Directors Award for “Outstanding Achievement in Criminal Investigation” for his role in a complex and high profile investigation.

An experienced speaker and lecturer with a passion for all practical areas of asset recovery, Aidan advises domestic and overseas agencies on all aspects of effective asset management ranging from operational & pre-seizure planning considerations through to post enforcement issues.

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Aidan Larkin

Ukraine's bill on Asset Recovery & Management Agency - an act of self-sabotage or self-preservation?
Aidan Larkin (Co-Founder & CEO) shares his opinion on the recent passing of a bill in Ukraine that limits ARMA's ability to sell seized assets until the final court decision.
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International Investigation Series - APAC
The next webinar of the International Investigation Series takes place on Thursday 29th October, 1:00pm (AEST). This free online conference will hone in on the issues that matter to investigators arou
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New Partner Appointment: Programme Management & Design
We are delighted to announce that Paul Mylvaganam will be joining Asset Reality as a Partner, leading our Programme Management and Educational Capacity programmes.
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International Investigation Series - MENA
The next webinar of the International Investigation Series takes place on Tuesday 13th October, 10am (GST). More details below.
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International Investigation Series - Africa
The next webinar of the International Investigation Series takes place on Thursday 1st October, 12.30pm. This free online conference will hone in on the issues that matter to investigators around...
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International Investigation Series - North and South America
Asset Reality are proud to be hosting a range of webinars on International Investigation. The first one takes place on Thursday 3rd September, 10am Eastern Time.
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International Investigation Series - UK & Europe
The next webinar of the International Investigation Series takes place on Thursday 17th September, 12.30pm. This free online conference will hone in on the issues that matter to investigators...
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