Patrick Casey appointed Registrar of Credit Unions in Central Bank of Ireland
Patrick Casey has been appointed Registrar of Credit Unions in the Central Bank of Ireland.
Currently Head of Resolution in the Central Bank, Mr Casey will be responsible for the regulation and supervision of the credit union sector in Ireland, taking up the position on October 23.
He succeeds the previous Registrar Anne Marie McKiernan who has recently become Ireland’s representative at the International Monetary Fund.
Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation Ed Sibley said that Mr Casey "brings a broad range of financial knowledge and experience to the position, an excellent understanding of the sector, along with a strong restructuring and M&A background from the private sector."
Mr Casey trained as a solicitor with London firm Simmons & Simmons and held of number of roles in investment banking in London with Citibank and HSBC prior to joining the Central Bank.
He also acted as Director in AIB Corporate Finance in Dublin.
Since joining the bank in 2012, Mr Casey has played a key role in seeking to advance Irish bank and investment firm resolvability, and has led the successful resolution of a number of credit unions.