He took over from Michael Soden in June 2004. He was due to retire in summer 2009 after forty years with Bank of Ireland. He instead retired in February 2009, two days before the Bank of Ireland robbery by which time Richie Boucher had replaced him.
He is also a Board Member of the Irish Heart Foundation.
- Bank of Ireland biography of Brian Goggin Archived 2005-03-30 at the Wayback Machine, bankofireland.ie; accessed 4 March 2018.
- "Ex BOI chief Goggin in $605m life insurance deal". Independent.ie. Retrieved 2019-06-12.
- "Irish Heart Board Director Brian Goggin - Irish Heart Foundation". irishheart.ie. Retrieved 2019-06-12.