25-10-2012 — /europawire.eu/ — Barclays Bank Ireland is to offer increased support to US & multinational companies looking to do business in Ireland with the appointment of Sinéad Neeson* as a Relationship Director within its multinational corporate team.
Given Ireland’s position as the gateway between the US and Europe and its strong heritage of attracting foreign direct investment, Sinéad will be responsible for delivering cash management, risk solutions, liquidity, trade and working capital finance products to those clients looking to operate in the country.
Sinéad brings with her 12 years expertise of working with large local Irish corporates and multi- national companies from her previous role at AIB.
Commenting on the appointment, Andrew Hastings, CEO Barclays Bank Ireland said: “Ireland has long been a strategic trade corridor for many US & Multinational companies looking to do business with the UK and Europe and has a long and successful history of welcoming businesses from across the Atlantic.
“Sinéad’s appointment will enable us to provide increased support to those multi-nationals, particularly from the US, looking to operate in Ireland and with it, creating jobs and wealth, at what is a critical time for the Irish economy”.
Ms. Neeson is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin and the Institute of Bankers.
Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth and investment management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.
With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.barclays.com.