Pat Farrell

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Pat Farrell is the Head of Group Corporate Communications and Government Relations at Bank of Ireland.

Career[edit]

Farrell has been Head of Marketing and Communications and General Manager retail operations at EBS Building Society[when?], Chief Executive at Galway's Galvia Private Hospital[when?] and General Manager at Sligo Regional Hospital[when?]. He is Chairman of Sightsavers International (Ireland)[when?] and is a board member of FOLD Ireland.

Irish Banking Federation[edit]

Farrell was the chief executive of the Irish Banking Federation.[1] He was appointed in January 2004.

As well as this he was a member of the Executive Committee of the European Banking Federation, representing the interests of commercial banks across the continent.[2]

Political Office[edit]

Farrell was General Secretary of Fianna Fáil between 1991 and 1997.[3][2] In December 1992, he was nominated by the Taoiseach, Albert Reynolds as member of the outgoing 19th Seanad, serving until the elections in January 1993 for the 20th Seanad.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pat Farrell, Chief executive of the Irish Banking Federation on the Central Bank Report". Newstalk. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Pat Farrell: Chief Executive, Irish Banking Federation". IBF. 
  3. ^ a b "Mr. Pat Farrell". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 9 January 2012.