Ann O’Brien

    Ann is a Non-Executive Director of AIB Group PLC where she also serves on the Remuneration and Business Sustainability committees. She has more than 30 years experience in the Financial Services industry across the Investment Banking, Retail Banking, Wealth Management, Cards and Insurance sectors. She has led complex, global change and transformation initiatives at many of the world’s largest Banking and Securities organisations. A Technologist by background, she has significant experience of IT systems development, integration and Security as well as IT Strategy development, AI & Expert Systems

    Prior to her current Non-Executive Director role, Ann has spent 30 years serving the following organisations – American Express, Bank of America, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, LCH Clearnet, Lloyds Bank, Macquarie, MasterCard, Merrill Lynch, RBS, Royal Sun Alliance, Santander, TD Bank, UBS, Visa and Wells Fargo.

    Ann has lived and worked in UK, Ireland, US, Luxembourg and France. Has also led projects and teams in South Africa and South America and has held many global roles – the largest being responsibility for delivering services and directing partners and staff in 30 countries across the globe.

    During her executive career she had P&L responsibility for large client relationships with accountability for the successful delivery of over 400 projects in the final ten years with responsibility for the quality assurance and risk management of those projects and the stewardship of more than 5000 partners and staff.

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