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Ireland committee

Welcome to the Ireland committee

The Ireland committee is the eyes and ears of the institute in Ireland, providing a local point of contact for members.

In addition to the main committee and its activities, there are two sub-committees: the financial services sub-committee and student sub-committee.

Along with a programme of CPE events, networking sessions and an annual conference, the committee also organises financial services round tables and private sector round tables.

Watch our Ireland committee video now. 


Words from the Chair

If you would like to get involved in the committee or have any questions, get in touch – we would love to hear from you!

Gavin Faloona, Chair


At a glance

  • Areas covered: Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland
  • Did you know that Croke Park in Dublin is the fourth largest stadium in Europe. 

Courses, seminars and events

For details of all courses, seminars and events provided by our Ireland committee, visit our Training & Events section.


Meet the committee

Gavin Faloona, Chair

Gavin is Head of Internal Audit for Goodbody Stockbrokers. He is an experienced professional with 20 years' experience across industry.

Prior to this role, Gavin worked with Aviva Europe, the FCA. He has also held various other roles in risk management.

He holds both a BSc and an MSc in Finance from Queens University Belfast.

Committee members

Fiona Baskett
Committee member

Dermot Byrne
Committee member & council member

Grace Cantwell CMIIA
Committee member

Bernice Gaffney
Committee member

Malte Huldberg
Committee member

Jennifer Hurley
Committee member

Lea Kelly
Committee member

Mary Loughney 
Committee member

Hannah Malik
Committee member

Orna Morris 
Committee member

Barbara O'Malley
Committee member

Steve Sanders
Committee member

Tracey Woods
Committee member


Get in touch

Got a question? The Ireland committee's events programme is supported by Eliana Lindsey, who would be happy to answer any questions you may have.

You can reach Eliana on email at iiaevents@iia.org.uk.