Gerry McGinn, Executive Coaching Leadership | Vistage Chair | Belfast
Chair Bio

Gerry McGinn

Belfast, Vistage Chair

Gerry McGinn is an experienced business leader who has been Chief Executive of a number of financial institutions in London, Dublin and Belfast as well as Permanent Secretary of two government departments in Northern Ireland. He now has a number of non-executive positions as Chairman of the Strategic Investment Board, Chairman of Capita Asset Services (Ireland), Chairman of HNH Group, and as a board member of the Progressive Building Society. He was previously on the board of Invest Northern Ireland from 2008 to 2015 where he chaired the Audit & Risk Committee for 6 years.

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Gerry was recently appointed to the Investment Committee of Queen’s University Belfast and is on the board of governors of a large post primary school. Gerry has extensive experience at board level and particularly in developing and implementing strategies, leading transformational change, developing senior teams and in designing appropriate corporate governance and risk management arrangements. He is married with 3 grown up sons and his interests include golf, running 10ks, reading and current affairs.

For more information on the Vistage executive coaching leadership programme please feel free to contact Gerry directly. Alternatively, we often hold events that you can come along to in order to sample what Vistage has to offer.

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Types of Group run by this Chair

Successful leaders combine good business sense with inspiration, guidance and unwavering authority. Connect with up to 16 peers from a diverse range of non-competitive businesses and backgrounds in this one-of-a-kind peer advisory and executive leadership development program.

The Vistage Chief Executive Program creates a unique environment that provides each member with individual insight, coaching, strategies and leadership skills to help you make better decisions and achieve better results for your company. Harness the power of a group of fellow executives all driven to do the best for themselves and their peers.

We tailor each Vistage private advisory group to ensure that each member get the maximum benefit possible.

We have specific groups for CEOs/MDs running larger SME business (typically £3-£50m); executives running smaller businesses (typically £1-3m); key executives who report to a CEO/MD; and for organisations that wish to bring Vistage inside their organisation for all their senior management team. Find out more about the different Vistage group offerings

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