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

Áine McCleary
Bank of Ireland

Deputy President

Clive Bellows
Northern Trust

Vice President

Michael Maher
Central Bank of Ireland

June Butler
Amelia Casey
Julie Ennis
Derek Horgan
Seán L’Estrange
James Lidierth
Des McCarthy

David McCormack
Terry McWade
Cathal O’Daly
Denis Stevenson
Andrew Walsh
Rob Warnock
Olive White

 

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

 

Áine McCleary (Chair)

Clive Bellows
Michael Maher
Seán L'Estrange
Des Mc Carthy
Olive White
Mary O'Dea

Áine McCleary (Chair)

Clive Bellows
Michael Maher
James Lidierth
Andrew Walsh
Olive White

 

 

Seán L'Estrange (Chair)
Julie Ennis
Derek Horgan
Cathal O'Daly
Denis Stevenson
Rob Warnock
Wendy Carleton
Kevin Fitzgerald
Denis Diggin
Paul Mc Clurg
Susan Jordan

Education Strategic Advisory Group

Finance and Risk Committee

Audit Committee

 

 

Olive White (Chair)
June Butler
Julie Ennis
David Mc Cormack
Terry Mc Wade
Alex Fisher
Noel Gavin
Brendan Kerin
Joyce Walsh

 

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

 

 

James Lidierth (Chair)
June Butler
Des Mc Carthy
Terry Mc Wade
Andrew Walsh