Marie is a Chartered Director and holds Board and Officer positions across a range of sectors. She is Chair of Home Building Finance Ireland DAC, and also Chairs the Board of Bank of Ireland General Investment Trust DAC. She is Director of Dunnes Stores Pension Trustee Company and is independent member of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Communications Regulator. She is a Trustee and Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee of Trinity College Foundation. Marie is the course leader on the Governance and Diploma Programme aspect of the Institute of Directors Chartered Director Programme. She is a governance consultant and independent board evaluator with Gubernare Ltd. She is a former Chairperson of the Irish Association of Pension Funds and previously held the position of General Manager and Secretary to the Trustees of ESB Pension Fund. She holds a MBA from Trinity College and Diploma in Corporate Governance from UCD. She is a Fellow the Institute of Pension Managers (IIPM) and Fellow of the Chartered Governance Institute UK.