Des Moore Head of First Trust Bank
- Economic Policy Centre (EPC)
Des was appointed as Head of the First Trust business in Northern Ireland in late 2013. This followed a six month period as Head of Customers & Distribution when he was first appointed to First Trust Bank in March 2013. Des is also the First Trust Bank representative on the AIB Group (UK) plc senior management team.
Prior to 2013, Des held a number of senior positions in retail and business banking primarily with Bank of Ireland, Permanent TSB and National Australia Group, all in the Republic of Ireland. Role specialisms to date have included implementing key strategic transformations, delivering P&L goals and leadership team restructuring.
His role is to lead First Trust Bank as it plays an increasingly important role in the recovery of the NI economy.
Des is a graduate of UCD where he completed his B. Comm. in Banking & Finance, a Fellow of the Institute of Banking and he completed his MBA at the JE Cairnes Business School at NUI Galway in 2006