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FBN Ireland Board
Michael Walsh, Chairperson of FBN Ireland Board
Michael is the Chief Executive of Woodford Capital which is the Family Office of the Roche family, owners of the Doyle Hotel Group and NTR plc. The Roche family is a 3rd Generation family businesses.
Vincent Carton, FBN Ireland Board Director
Vincent is Managing Director of the Carton Brothers an 8th Generation family business.
Mark Scally, FBN Ireland Board Director
Mark is a member of the Scally family & is group CFO with the Hayfield Family Collection. Mark is a representative of the next generation on the FBN board.
Advisory Board of FBN Ireland
Marie Crowley, Queally Group
Bill O’Brien, O’Brien Fine Foods
Orla Hughes, Portwest
Philip Mackeown, Musgrave
FBN Ireland Executives
Yve O’Driscoll, Director General, FBN Ireland
Yve is the Director General of FBN Ireland. She also serves as Director of Corporate Relationships, at NSI Technology, the service provider to FBN Ireland, as well as serving as Deputy Director General of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce which she co-founded in 2011. Her earlier career has included various management and marketing positions at the Canada Life Assurance Company.
John is Executive Director of FBN Ireland. He is also the founder and Managing Director of NSI Technology, as well as Director General of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce. He is a retired financial services professional having completed a 40 year career with the Royal Bank of Scotland / Ulster Bank Group in Ireland. His career has spanned substantial initiatives in the enterprise and corporate sectors, both indigenous and foreign direct investment.