Deirdre O'Reilly, FCAIndependent Non-Executive Director at Independent
Deirdre O’Reilly is an Independent Non-Executive Director who has acts as a Chairperson; an Audit Committee Chair and a member of Risk Committees for several entities in the financial services sector including Legal & General Group plc funds; Refinitiv Benchmark Services (UK) Ltd (a London Stock Exchange Group plc subsidiary) and previously Macquarie Capital Ireland DAC among others. Ms O’Reilly is an approved Independent Director of both the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
With over 20 years’ experience in the financial services sector as an auditor in PwC; an advisor on transactions (flotations, mergers & acquisitions) and in various roles in the CBI including both policy and supervisory roles, Ms O’Reilly has managed key projects including implementation of iterations of the Capital Requirements Regulations (CRDIV); Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MIFID) and Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).
Ms O’Reilly is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland (FCA); a Licentiate of the Compliance Officers in Ireland (LCOI); a qualified financial advisor (QFA) and a Certified Investment Fund Director (CIFD). Her passions centre on making a difference, and being of value, to both individuals and businesses.