Irish Funds AGM – Lisa Kealy Announced as New Chair - 7 May 20207 May 2020
The Irish Funds Annual General Meeting was held this morning, Thursday, 7 May 2020. This is the first time in the history of the organisation where it was held virtually, and we would like to thank all who attended and participated.
At the AGM, Lisa Kealy, EY’s Leader of Wealth and Asset Management (WAM) services in Ireland, took up the position of Chairperson of the Association for the coming year. Lisa succeeds Yvonne Connolly, Carne Group CEO, who completed her term at the AGM.
We welcome Lisa and look forward to her term as Chair and thank Yvonne for her contribution and enthusiasm as Chair during the past year.
We also welcome the new incoming members of the Association’s governing Council; Ian Headon, (Northern Trust), Gavin Nangle, (State Street), Feargal O’Reilly (KPMG), Mary Ruane (PwC)
They, along with the continuing members comprise the 14 strong Governing body of Irish Funds. The continuing members of Council are Michael Barr (A&L Goodbody), Yvonne Connolly (Carne), Eoin FitzGerald (BBH), MariaGing (BlackRock), Ronnie Griffin (HSBC), Dara Harrington (Arthur Cox), Carmel Jordan (Mercer), Paul Kilcullen (Citi),
Irish Funds would, on behalf of its members, also like to thank and acknowledge retiring council members Liam Butler (Northern Trust), Brian Forrester (Deloitte and past Irish Funds Chairperson), Robert Keogh (International Fund Services (Ireland) Ltd), Jonathan O' Connell (PwC), We greatly appreciate their dedication and contribution over the past number of years.
We look forward to collectively working to represent our members’ interests and to ensure we enhance and grow this important national industry.