Former IEA chief takes on export role with AIBMonday 20 January 2014 17.51
AIB has announced the appointment of John Whelan as an Export Sector Specialist to the bank.
Mr Whelan is a former CEO of the Irish Exporters Association.
AIB said the appointment reflected its intent to support the financial requirements of a fast growing and important sector of the Irish economy, particularly in the arena of small and medium businesses.
On his appointment, John Whelan said a strong export performance was vital to the health of the economy and this has been particularly evident in recent years when exports have been the greatest driver of economic growth.