Patricia CallanHead of Sectors and Director, Financial Services Ireland Group
“Ireland is recognised as a global financial services hub, with 17 of the top 20 global banks and 11 of the top 15 insurance companies having a presence here. The resilient response of our sector to the pandemic, the huge growth of fintech and sustainable finance, the increasing number of women working in financial services and the concerted efforts of our sector to drive the skills agenda make this an exciting time to take on this new position.”
Since 2017, Patricia has been the Director of Drinks Ireland, the trade association representing brewers, distillers, brand owners and distributors on the island of Ireland. Before Drinks Ireland, Patricia spent 11 years as Director of the Small Firms Association. Patricia Callan is a regular participant at high level national and EU level fora. MA in International Studies (UL), BA in Economics (TCD), Diploma in Management (DIT), Diploma in Employment Law (NCI).