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Skillnet Ireland Board

Business & Employers Representatives

Brendan McGinty

Brendan McGinty (Chairperson) 

Irish Business & Employers Confederation (IBEC) 

Karl McDonagh

Karl McDonagh

Irish Business & Employers Confederation (IBEC)

Kara McGann

Kara McGann

Irish Business & Employers Confederation (IBEC)

Ian Talbot

Ian Talbot

Chambers Ireland

Mairéad Divilly

Mairéad Divilly

Small Firms Association (SFA)

Áine Brolly

Irish Business & Employers Confederation (IBEC)

Hubert Fitzpatrick

Construction Industry Federation

Employee Representatives

Nuala Keher

Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)

Eamon Devoy

Eamon Devoy

Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)

Laura Bambrick

Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU)

Ministerial Representatives

Thomas Cooney

Thomas Cooney

Yvonne McNulty

Yvonne McNulty

Fiona Walsh

Fiona Walsh

Board Committees

Finance and General Purpose Committee

Mairéad Divilly (Chairperson)
Nuala Keher
Brendan McGinty
Hubert Fitzpatrick

Evaluation and Performance Monitoring Committee

Thomas Cooney (Chairperson)
Karl McDonagh
Kara McGann
Yvonne McNulty
Laura Bambrick
Áine Brolly

Audit and Risk Committee

Mairéad Divilly (Chairperson)
Eamon Devoy
Ian Talbot
Fiona Walsh

Leadership Team

Paul Healy

Paul Healy

Chief Executive

Ian Quinn 

Director of Finance/Company Secretary

Tracey Donnery

Tracey Donnery

Executive Director

Dave Flynn

Dave Flynn

Executive Director

Stephen Connolly

Executive Director

Mark Jordan

Chief Technologist


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