Trump confirms Wilbur Ross for key post

Former Bank of Ireland investor described as "supporter of Irish growth story"

1st December, 2016

He also said he would nominate a former Goldman Sachs partner, Steven Mnuchin, as Treasury Secretary.

“Wilbur Ross is a champion of American manufacturing and knows how to help companies succeed. Most importantly, he is one of the greatest negotiators I have ever met." Trump said in a statement.

Ross has been described by his Irish business partners as a “supporter of the Irish growth story”.

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