Éilish is a Chartered Accountant & a Chartered Director with 25 years' experience in financial services. Eilish is s seasoned Board Director & Chairman who has served as Chairman of Audit, Investment & Remuneration Committees & as member of Risk Committees. Éilish’s work across the financial services sector includes Asset Management, Insurance & Banking. She is an expert in Corporate Governance.
Her executive experience is across large global businesses over multiple asset classes and multiple jurisdictions and Regulators.
Éilish is an authorised PCF with the Central Bank of Ireland.
Éilish is a Non-Executive Director of JP Morgan Bank Ireland & New Ireland Assurance Co. She served a 4 year term on the Board of the National Asset Management Agency (NAMA) from 2009 to 2013. Her portfolio of Directorships are held within the insurance, banking, asset management, private equity, social finance, & fund sectors.
Éilish trained with KPMG as a Chartered Accountant. She worked for 17 years as CFO & Executive Director & Global VP of AIG Global Investments specialising in Global Asset Management & Fund Management, Trust & Custody, Securities Lending, Alternative Investments and Property Development.
A fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland. She carries a BA in Mathematics & a degree in Electronic Engineering from Trinity College Dublin. She holds a Professional Diploma in Corporate Governance from the UCD Smurfit Business School. She holds a Diploma in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors (UK) and was awarded the designation of Chartered Director from the IoD (UK). She is a Certified Bank Director, designated by the Institute of Banking in Ireland.