Bank of Ireland

Over 70% of international companies setting up in Ireland have chosen to work with us


Bank of Ireland, established in 1783, is Ireland’s largest and oldest bank. We are a relationship-driven, full service bank, with the largest and most extensive branch network in the country (c. 250 branches), giving us a nationwide footprint across Ireland and strong distribution capabilities.

Our Corporate and Treasury division has offices in nine locations worldwide – Dublin, Belfast, London, Bristol, Paris, Frankfurt, Stamford CT and Chicago IL. We have recently opened a new office in Irvine California, where Kevin Elliot leads the team with a particular focus on FDI. We are the number 1* Corporate Bank in Ireland, chosen by over 70%** of international companies setting up in Ireland.

Our Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) team have a wealth of experience in supporting FDI businesses across all sectors and stages of set-up. One dedicated central point of contact for all your banking needs is pivotal to our service offering. Seamless introductions to relevant areas within Bank of Ireland ensure that we deliver a responsive, efficient and reliable service.

We work closely with our customers to establish, develop and maintain strong long-term relationships.



*Based on BOI analysis of independent industry statistics 2016

**Based on BOI analysis of publically available information relating to FDI companies established in ROI, 2016

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Connect with our FDI Team

Derek Collins

Head of Global Foreign Direct Investment

tel: +353 (0) 7662 44595

cell:  +353 (0) 86 259 2496

email: Derek.




Bank of Ireland, 2 Burlington Plaza,

Burlington Road, Dublin 4, Ireland.



Kevin Elliot

Senior Vice President

tel: +1.949.754.3007

cell:  +1.646.624.9311



Bank of Ireland, 300 Spectrum Center Drive, Suite 400, Irvine, CA 92618, USA


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