Dan is a director of Glanbia plc and International Personal Finance plc and is a former non-executive director of CRH plc. He is a former President and Chief Executive Officer of GE Consumer Finance Europe and a former Senior Vice-President of GE. He was Executive Chairman of Allied Irish Banks plc from November 2009 until October 2010. A fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, Dan graduated from University College Dublin with a B.Comm. and a Diploma in Professional Accounting.