Senior Management Profiles


Ailsa McNeill


Head of Human Resources (Head Office)

Ailsa is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and has over 20 years experience in the profession with previous roles in industry. Ailsa joined the Society in 2015 and is a member of the Personnel & Remuneration Committee and attends the Conduct Risk Committee.


Peter Lyttle


 Society Secretary and Head of Retail Credit (Head Office)

Peter has been employed by the Society since 1980 with experience of both branch and Head Office roles. He is currently the Society’s Head of Retail Credit and Society Secretary. Peter is a member of the Assets & Liabilities Committee and attends both the Prudential and Conduct Risk Committees.


Tommy O’Neill


Chief Information Officer (Head Office)

Tommy has 30 years experience in the area of Information Technology and joined the Society in 1999. His roles within the Society have included Head of IT, Head of IT and Data Processing and more recently he was appointed Chief Information Officer in 2013.


Mairead King


Head of Conduct Risk (Head Office)

Mairead has worked in the financial services sector for over 16 years and joined the Society in 2003.  She has held various risk and compliance roles within the Society and is now the Head of Conduct Risk.  Mairead is a member of the Conduct Risk Committee and attends both the Prudential and Marketing Committees.


Gareth Robinson


Head of Prudential Risk (Head Office)

Gareth is a qualified accountant with 15 years accounting experience and also has the Certificate in Risk Management in Financial Services from the Institute of Risk Management. He has extensive experience in risk management and controls optimisation. Gareth joined the Society in 2013 and is currently the Head of Prudential Risk and attends the Asset and Liabilities Committee, Conduct Risk Committee and Prudential Risk Committee.