Industry Steering Committee

Mary Whitelaw

Chief Sustainability and Corporate Affairs Officer


Jerry Moriarty


Irish Association of Pension Funds

Michael Kavanagh


Compliance Institute

Robert Meaney

Senior Investment Consultant,


Stephen Nolan

Managing Director,


Ruth NicGinnea

Manager of Advocacy and Public Affairs,

Insurance Ireland

Michael D’Arcy


Irish Association of Investment Managers


“Sustainability is a key strategic agenda for Irish Life as a business and has

underpinned our investment approach for our customers for some time. The Sustainable Finance Skillnet is giving us the tools to embark on a programme of transformational change across our enterprise, upskilling in sustainable finance at a pace which is far quicker than it ever has been before.”
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Sandra Rockett

Director, Irish Life Investment Managers

“With highly relevant training and learning programmes, the Sustainable

Finance Skillnet is a fantastic resource for companies, that builds key skills and competencies in the area of sustainable finance, while also providing access to unparalleled thought leadership and technical events.”
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Mariano Mesolella

Head of Human Resources, Mediolanum Irish Operations

“We were delighted to work with the Sustainable Finance Skillnet in the launch

of the CFA Certificate in ESG Investing in Ireland, which enables participants to expand their ESG knowledge and stay ahead in their field. Working in partnership, both organisations are supporting the upskilling of the Irish community in an area of critical importance. “
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Noel Friel

Vice-President, CFA Society Ireland

“The Sustainable Finance Skillnet’s dedicated focus on skills needs and

capacity-building is a huge asset. It provides easy access to sustainable finance upskilling opportunities for companies, an area that is currently a major focus for Irish located financial services sector firms.”
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Yvonne Holmes

Chief Sustainability Officer,
AIB & Chair, Sustainable Finance Skillnet