The Central Bank has appointed Patrick Casey as its new Registrar of Credit Unions. 

Mr Casey is currently Head of Resolution in the Central Bank. 

He will be responsible for the regulation and supervision of the credit union sector in Ireland and succeeds Anne Marie McKiernan who has recently become Ireland’s representative at the International Monetary Fund. 

Mr Casey will take up his new position next month. 

Before joining the Central Bank, Mr Casey held of number of roles in investment banking in London with Citibank and HSBC.

He was also a Director in AIB Corporate Finance in Dublin and trained as a solicitor with London firm Simmons & Simmons.