An experienced board director and business leader who is a highly skilled with extensive experience in both the public and private sectors. These include Green Effects Investments plc, Office of Government Procurement, Health Insurance Authority, Chambers Ireland, Glencree Centre for Peace & Reconciliation, European Movement Ireland, as well as serving on many board sub committees (Audit, Risk, Finance, Remuneration and Development). Founded one of Dublin’s leading accountancy practices.
An energetic, skilled and highly motivated business leader with a track record of success in reviewing and setting challenging strategic direction in a wide range of both commercial and not for profits entities. Served as President of Chambers Ireland, the country’s largest business organisation, with member chambers representing over 12,000 businesses throughout the island of Ireland. A strong advocate of ensuring that best practice and good corporate governance exist within the boardroom and ensuring relevant structures within businesses to facilitate adoption of organisational values throughout.
An avid supporter of the arts, Dónall has consulted with and advocated on behalf of several organisations in Ireland, UK, France and USA to promote the role of the arts. Providing consultancy and strategic advisory services to many arts organisations, he brings a unique combination of business/accountancy knowledge and a deep knowledge of the arts sector to the provision of solutions for many arts organisations. Dónall has been responsible for the introduction of corporate governance within many such organisations, development of business goals, introduction of robust financial processes, strategic development and implementation of fundraising/development income plans and individual mentoring, as required.