Pat served as IPAV President from 1988 to 1990 and again from 2002 to 2003. In 2013 he was appointed CEO. As CEO pat has spearheaded IPAV’s adoption of the European Valuation Standards and oversaw the implementation of the Recognised European Valuer. In 2004 he was appointed by the Minister for Justice to the Auctioneering/Estate Agents Review Group that looked at the practices of Auctioneers in Ireland. In 2012 he was appointed to the Property Services Regulatory Authority and in 2013 to its Education Board. Pat founded Davitt & Davitt Auctioneers in 1981 which now trades as Fitzgerald Davitt and Davitt Auctioneers.
CEO Institute of professional Auctioneers & Valuers