John Burns is Business Development Manager, for the ICSA in Ireland.
John was previously Senior Manager, Corporate Secretarial Services at BDO, Dublin where he managed a large portfolio of Company Secretarial clients and an Independent Secretariat for a redress programme for a large financial institution.
John is a Fellow of the ICSA and he is a former Assistant Secretary of Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. where he was secretary to over 60 of the Bank’s subsidiary companies and where he spent over 11 years working in various governance roles. John is past Chairperson of the Communications Committee and is a member of the Education Committee.
He has been a member of the Irish Region Council since June 2012 having previously served as a member from 2003 to 2007.