Experienced CEO, board member, international banker and former senior public policy maker, banking and aviation lawyer and tax
specialist who is recognised, as Head of Ireland’s Department of Finance, to have played a pivotal role in Ireland’s post crisis economic
recovery, the restructuring of the Irish Banking Sector, and to have been a key influencer in Europe’s move towards greater non-bank
and capital markets funding sources. Strong management and deal experience and acknowledged negotiating, analytical and strategic and
original thinking skills. Proven track record of revenue generation, policy formulation, change management and problem resolution. Sought
for public appearances for clarity of thought and strategic vision and idea provocation. Extensive cadre of influential international contacts.
Recently, board director of the European Investment Bank and on-going advisor to many public, private and not for profit organisations.