Former CEO, HSBC North America, Non-Executive Director, AIB Group
Brendan is a Non-Executive Director of AIB Group plc where he is Chairman of the Risk Committee and a member of the Audit, Nomination and Remuneration Committees. He is also a Non-Executive Director of UK Asset Resolution Limited where he is Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Risk and Nomination Committees. He is Non-Executive Chairman of Peal Investment Partners Limited. He is also the former Executive Chairman of the Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited, Hamilton, Bermuda. He is a former CEO of HSBC North America Holdings Inc with responsibility for the Group’s banking and consumer finance operations in the US and Canada. He was also Group Managing Director for HSBC Holdings Inc and a member of the HSBC Group Management Board. Brendan started his banking career with HSBC in 1979 and worked in Asia, Middle East, Europe and North America.
Brendan also chairs the advisory board of the business school of Trinity College Dublin and is a Director of The Ireland Funds, Dublin. He was formerly a member of the Board of Ireland’s National Treasury Management Agency and was Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and previously Chairman of the Audit Committee. He was also Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Ireland Strategic Investment Fund. Brendan is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin.