The Trinity Business Alumni/Bank of Ireland Business Student of the year is a competition open to 4th year business students, coordinated by the Trinity Business Alumni (TBA) in association with the Trinity College School of Business and Bank of Ireland. Finalists are short-listed from nominations received by staff and students of the College. The award is presented annually to the student who not only excels academically but has acquitted themselves well in business, voluntary work and/or the college community. The Business Student of the Year 2020 is Sinead McAleer.

2020 Trinity Business Student of the Year: Sinead McAleer

During her time at Trinity, Sinead has achieved academic excellence, founded a Medtech start up – aiming to prevent infection spread in healthcare environments, brought CoderDojo to the Trinity Access Programme and had a successful internship at JP Morgan. To cap it all, Sinead brought huge passion, energy and empathy to the telling of her story.

Previous Winners of the Trinity Business Student of the Year

Year      Winner

2020      Sinead McAleer

2019      Marie-Louise O’Callaghan

2018      Arthaud Mesnard

2017      Benn Hogan

2016      Conor O’Meara

2015      Ben Butler

2014      Jill Pierse

2013      Iseult Ward

2012      Patrick Lynch

2011      Daniel Philbin Bowman

2010      Conor O’Toole

2009      Brian Martin

2008      David Quinn

2007      Laura Gibson

2006      Graham Villiers Tuthill

2005      Rachel Wallace

2004      Alan Foy

2003      Thomas Stafford

2002      Dylan Collins

2001      Ray O’Faircheallaigh

2000      Niamh MacDonagh

1999      Mary McGuinness

1998      S Byrne

1997      G Fitzpatrick

1996      B O’Toole

1995      P Scully