Marie is a Chartered Director and holds Board and Officer positions across a range of sectors. She is Chairwoman of Home Building Finance Ireland, Director of Bank of Ireland, General Investment Trust and is a 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 and a Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee of Eco-Unesco. She is a Board Evaluator and Board Training Consultant with the Institute of Directors. 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 is a Fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and the Institute of Pension Managers and holds a Diploma in Corporate Governance from UCD.