Des O Shea

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Ulster Bank holds about a 15% share of the Republic’s mortgage market, and is responsible for around 20% of small business lending. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

NatWest is being advised by Goldman Sachs on the future of Ulster Bank in the Republic as the UK lender looks at winding down the unit which shows no (...)

Former Ulster Bank chairman Ruairí O’Flynn.

Ulster Bank’s new chairman in the Republic, Ruairí O’Flynn, has quit the role after less than two months, citing “personal reasons”. In an email sen(...)

NatWest – ready to withdraw from Ulster Bank. Photograph: iStock

On the surface, at least, it’s business as usual at Ulster Bank in the Republic. The bank’s announcement last week that it was cutting 266 of its 2,(...)

Former Canada Life managing director Ruairí O’Flynn.

Ulster Bank in the Republic said on Thursday that it has appointed former chief executive of Canada Life Ireland, Ruairí O’Flynn, as its new chairman.(...)

Irish Red Cross volunteer inmates at the Community Based Health in Detention Workshop at the Midlands Prison in Portlaoise. Photograph: James Forde

A pioneering health programme in Irish prisons has been credited with reducing knife attacks, improving the mental health of inmates and increasing th(...)

Incoming Ulster Bank chief executive Jane Howard, who is due to take up  the role next month.

Ulster Bank confirmed on Monday that Jane Howard, a senior executive with the bank’s UK parent Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), will become the bank’s ne(...)

Richard Holmes has “vast experience” in banking and financial services worldwide, Ulster Bank said.

Ulster Bank has appointed Richard Holmes as a non-executive director to its board in the Republic. The bank said Mr Holmes had “vast experience” in b(...)

Gervaise Slowey has been added to Ulster Bank’s board of directors. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Former Communicorp chief executive Gervaise Slowey has been added to Ulster Bank’s board of directors. Now an independent strategic consultant, Ms S(...)

Des O’Shea, Ulster Bank. Photograph: Shane O’Neill / SON Photographic

Ulster Bank has announced the appointment of Des O’Shea as its new chairman. Mr O’Shea follows Dr Philip Nolan, who will leave the board of directors(...)