HNH are delighted to announce that Gerry McGinn has joined the group as Chairman with effect from 1 November 2014.
Gerry is currently Chairman of both the Strategic Investment Board Northern Ireland and Capita Asset Services (Ireland). He has also been on the board of Invest Northern Ireland since April 2008.
Gerry has over 29 years’ experience in financial services in London, Dublin, and Belfast. He was Managing Director of First Trust Bank until 2014 and prior to this he was the Chief Executive of Irish Nationwide Building Society and Bank of Ireland UK. Gerry is also the only person to have been appointed Permanent Secretary of a Northern Ireland Government Department from the private sector. Between 2001 and 2007 he was Permanent Secretary of the Department of Education and the Department for Regional Development.
Gerry brings invaluable senior management, boardroom and leadership skills to HNH from his extensive experience in both the private and public sectors.