Governance

The Institute of Bankers in Ireland is a company limited by guarantee, registered under Part 18 of the Companies Act 2014, and does not have a share capital. It trades as The Institute of Banking. It is a not-for-profit organisation. The Institute is governed by a board of directors known as the Council. The President, who chairs Council, and Deputy President ex officio, and an Independent Council member are elected at the Institute’s Annual General Meeting. Corporate members of the Institute appoint and elect some members to the Council, while certain categories of professional members of the Institute elect others.

The Institute’s governance regulations are contained in its Constitution, Bye-Laws and Corporate Governance Statement. You can read these and other information under Documents.

Our Council

Council

President

Bernard Byrne
AIB

Deputy President

Áine McCleary
Bank of Ireland

Vice President

Olive White
Danske Bank

Ayn Boyle
Michele Carter
Seán L’Estrange
James Lidierth
Michael Maher
Des McCarthy

Terry McWade
Cathal O’Daly
Brendan Rogers
Regina Walsh
Rob Warnock
 

 

 

                                         

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our committees

The Council works through six committees: 

  • Executive Committee
  • Appointments Committee
  • Membership Services Committee
  • Education Strategic Advisory Group
  • Finance and Risk Committee
  • Audit Committee
 
Executive Committee Appointments Committee

Membership Services Committee

Bernard Byrne (Chair)
Áine McCleary
Olive White
Michele Carter
Seán L'Estrange
Des Mc Carthy
Michael Feeney

Bernard Byrne (Chair)
Áine McCleary
Olive White
Ayn Boyle
Michael Maher
Regina Walsh

Seán L'Estrange (Chair)
Ayn Boyle
Cathal O'Daly
Brendan Rogers
Wendy Carleton
Kevin Fitzgerald
Brendan Kerin

Education Strategic Advisory Group

Finance and Risk Committee

Audit Committee

 

Michele Carter (Chair)
Julie Ennis 
Alex Fisher
Noel Gavin
Brendan Kerin
Michael Maher
Terry Mc Wade
Brendan Rogers
Joyce Walsh

Des Mc Carthy (Chair)
Seán L'Estrange
Terry Mc Wade
Brendan Rogers
Regina Walsh
Rob Warnock
James Lidierth

Regina Walsh (Chair)
Ayn Boyle
James Lidierth
Terry Mc Wade
Rob Warnock
Des Mc Carthy