Bank of Ireland has appointed Myles O'Grady as its Group Chief Financial Officer and executive director.

Mr O'Grady will replace Andrew Keating who announced he was stepping down in June. 

The new appointment is still subject to regulatory approval.

Myles O'Grady joined the bank in June as Director of Commercial Partnering Ireland and was also appointed group non-executive director at Bank of Ireland (UK) plc. 

With 30 years of experience, he has held senior roles across retail, business and investment banking, with significant international banking and financial services experience. 

He has worked with AIB Group, where he was Group Director of Finance and Investor Relations and had a lead role in the bank's IPO in 2017.

He also held senior positions in international financial services organisations including Citibank and Dresdner Kleinwort Benson.