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Our Colleagues

Our Colleagues

For over 30 years the ILCU Foundation has collaborated with Irish credit union experts, drawing down on their extensive knowledge and experience which helps us to provide highly effective training initiatives.

Alan Moore – ILCU Foundation CEO

Alan has overall responsibility for the day to day management of the ILCU Foundation covering areas such as; managing its staff; providing assistance and support to the ILCU Foundation Board; strategic development; monitoring & evaluation; communication; financial management; fundraising; innovation and learning.

Tel: +353 0 (1) 614 6930
Email: amoore@creditunion.ie


Sinéad Lynam – ILCU Foundation Engagement Officer

Sinéad’s main focus is leading and enhancing the promotional and fundraising activities of the ILCU Foundation at local and at national level. Sinead’s role also includes organising and managing specific engagement programmes, and she is responsible for managing key administrative work.

Tel: +353 0 (1) 614 6945
Email: slynam@creditunion.ie


Irina Ignatieva – ILCU Foundation Programme Manager

Irina is responsible for managing major current projects, developing donor proposals, securing new funding, and managing the monitoring, evaluation, impact and learning in the ILCU Foundation. Irina manages a number of contracted technical advisors who implement country programme projects and the Gambian/Sierra Leone Coaching Programmes.

Tel: +353 0 (1) 614 6750
Email: iignatieva@creditunion.ie


Sonja Hayes – ILCU Foundation Compliance Officer

Sonja’s main roles are to ensure that ILCU Foundation is fully compliant with all ILCU Foundation and donor rules and regulations; in addition to assuming responsibility for the coordination of donor audits.

Tel: 353 0 (1) 614 6768
Email: shayes@creditunion.ie


Gilly O’Sullivan – ILCU Foundation Sierra Leone Programme Lead

Gilly is responsible for managing all Sierra Leonean projects and leading in the implementation of ILCUF’s Sierra Leone country strategy. Her work includes donor reporting, monitoring systems establishment, contract management, and design of technical resources to support the credit union movement in Sierra Leone. In May 2019, she was seconded to ILCUF Ltd. based in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Tel: 353 0 (1) 614 6749
Email: gosullivan@creditunion.ie