May 31st 2016 Member CEOs Networking Event

May 31, 2016

Our network dedicated to support responsible businesses has been growing steadily since our founding in 2000 and we want to bring you, the CEOs and leaders of Ireland’s largest companies, together for a private networking event.This exclusive networking event for the CEOs of our member companies is to showcase how business is embedding corporate responsibility into their everyday practices and how our members are working together to ensure Ireland is a responsible and sustainable place to do business. CEOs also will hear about the latest trends and insights on Corporate Social Responsibility from Business in the Community Ireland Chief Executive Tina Roche.

Guest speakers now announced:

Robert Kirkpatrick, Director, UN Global Pulse
Robert is Director of UN Global Pulse, an innovation initiative in the Executive Office of the United Nations Secretary-General. Global Pulse’s mission is to drive a big data revolution for global development and humanitarian action ( The Global Pulse data science team across a network of innovation Labs in New York, Jakarta and Kampala works to develop Big Data projects together with UN agencies, academia, and private sector “data philanthropy” partners.

Previously, Robert was the founding CTO of the Silicon Valley global health and disaster technology NGO InSTEDD, and the cofounder and lead architect of Microsoft Humanitarian Systems. Robert was a member of the UN Secretary-General’s Independent Expert Advisory Group on a Data Revolution for Sustainable Development (2014), and currently sits on InSTEDD’s Board of Directors, and a member of both the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Data-Driven Development, and the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development.

Richie Boucher, Group Chief Executive, Bank of Ireland
Richie was appointed Group Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Ireland in 2009. He joined the Bank as Chief Executive Corporate Banking in 2003 from Royal Bank of Scotland. He previously held Senior Management roles in Ulster Bank. Within Bank of Ireland, Richie has also held the position of Chief Executive of the Retail Ireland division of Bank of Ireland.  Richie has over thirty years’ experience in all aspects of financial services and is a Fellow of the Institute of Banking.

Location: The Morrison Hotel, Ormond Quay, Dublin 1. By invitation only

Date: 31st May 2016
Start Time: 18:30 (registration from 18.00)
End Time: 20:00

For any further information please contact our Marketing Manager, Moira Horgan

M: 086 172 2105 or E: mhorgan@bitc