Thursday April 2, 2020

Irish financier played Trump card in NY

Quinlan job for president-elect’s nephew

11th December, 2016
2
Blaine Trump was almost as high profile in society columns as former brother-in-law Donald Picture: Getty

Donald Trump’s nephew was an employee of Derek Quinlan, Ireland’s biggest financier during the Celtic Tiger years, it has emerged.

Christopher Trump-Retchin was part of the financier’s Quinlan Private investment team in Manhattan during the final years of the boom.

He was part of a team that raised over $400 million in the United States to acquire European property.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Every time Donald Trump spoke on the Covid-19 crisis last week, the stock markets plunged by another point

Marion McKeone | 2 weeks ago

Big tech firms pledge to pay contract staff through the social-distancing period

Emmet Ryan | 2 weeks ago

Further action may be needed to prevent the Irish economy being sunk, particularly when the global economy remains vulnerable

Ian Guider | 2 weeks ago