Thursday 15 November 2018

Anglo books are a who's who of the Celtic tigers

"I think if people are of a mind to judge my performance at all, it will be evaluated by the timing of my departure, the way it is done and the manner in which my successor takes over. I am still passionate about this bank and still have some goals to achieve, but I've got to give it up at some stage or I'll kill it..."

The then Chief Executive of Anglo Irish Bank, Sean FitzPatrick, in an interview with Business & Finance magazine in 2002.

IT'S just after 8:30am on St Stephen's Day, and Whitshed Road in Greystones, Co Wicklow, is already a hive of activity.

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