The General Secretary is appointed by the Executive Committee as a permanent full-time officer with responsibility for directing the work of the Union's staff and for co-ordinating the Union's day-to-day operations in line with the objectives set by the Union's Executive Committee. The General Secretary liaises with the Officer Board in carrying out these functions along with the Union's Executive Committee
The Person: Larry Broderick
General Secretary since 2001, Larry Broderick has been employed by IBOA since 1985 and has a wide range of experience in industrial relations and the financial services sector. A graduate of UCD and holder of a MBS, Larry Broderick leads a professional team representing the interests of staff working in the financial services sector in Ireland and Britain. A member of the General Executive Council of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions and of the Finance Sector Committee of UNI-Europe, Larry has served on a number of national and European bodies representing staff working in the financial sector.