John is currently Head of Digital Investments & Innovation at AIB where he is responsible for the banks FinTech investment and innovation strategy across retail and commercial banking. John joined the bank in 2012 and held a number of senior roles including Head of Technology, Media & Telecoms Banking. Before joining AIB, John worked in Corporate Finance and M&A for an Irish multinational based in Dublin. In this role, John led and integrated a number of international acquisitions for the group. John started his career with KPMG in Dublin.
John is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland and holds undergraduate and masters degrees in Computer Science and Business from NUI Galway, University College Dublin and ESC Reims. He holds a diploma in Corporate Law from the Law Society of Ireland and has participated in INSEAD’s executive education programme.