About Limerick Twenty Thirty

Limerick is undergoing an unprecedented, transformative and dynamic revitalization that is repositioning it as an extremely attractive European destination to invest, work and live in. The remarkable economic and social renaissance underway here is changing the face of the city and county and leading the transformation of the Mid-West of Ireland into a national and international economic powerhouse.

About Limerick Twenty Thirty

Limerick is undergoing an unprecedented, transformative and dynamic revitalization that is repositioning it as an extremely attractive European destination to invest, work and live in. The remarkable economic and social renaissance underway here is changing the face of the city and county and leading the transformation of the Mid-West of Ireland into a national and international economic powerhouse.

The Plan

Limerick Twenty Thirty Strategic Development DAC (Designated Activity Company) is a dynamic property development company playing a pivotal role in the rapid transformation of Limerick into a leading destination for indigenous and international investment.

Established as a special purpose vehicle of Limerick City and County Council, Limerick Twenty Thirty is developing iconic, strategic sites in Limerick City and County into anchors for enterprise, investment and residential development.

In doing so it will – in accordance with the city and county’s strategic blueprint, ‘Limerick 2030 – An Economic and Spatial Plan for Limerick’ – drive the economic renaissance in Limerick and deliver very significant social dividends for the city and its residents.

The Plan

Limerick Twenty Thirty Strategic Development DAC (Designated Activity Company) is a dynamic property development company playing a pivotal role in the rapid transformation of Limerick into a leading destination for indigenous and international investment.

Established as a special purpose vehicle of Limerick City and County Council, Limerick Twenty Thirty is developing iconic, strategic sites in Limerick City and County into anchors for enterprise, investment and residential development.

In doing so it will – in accordance with the city and county’s strategic blueprint, ‘Limerick 2030 – An Economic and Spatial Plan for Limerick’ – drive the economic renaissance in Limerick and deliver very significant social dividends for the city and its residents.

Organisational Structure 

Limerick Twenty Thirty Board

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Denis Brosnan

Chairman, Non Executive

Denis Brosnan is one of Ireland’s leading and most respected businessmen. He was the founder, chief executive and, until 2003, Chairman of Kerry Group PLC., where he was the driving force behind the transformation of Kerry Co-op into a global food and ingredients group. He has contributed significantly to the development of the South West region and to Ireland as a whole, through his innovative leadership at Kerry Group. Mr. Brosnan is the Chairman of the Limerick Economic Forum.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Stewart Harrington

Non Executive Board Member

Stewart Harrington is a director of Killeen Properties and a non-executive director of the parent company of the BWG Group, Stafford Holdings, Hibernia REIT PLC, Activate Capital and Argentum Homes. He has extensive knowledge and experience of the Irish property market over many years in a variety of roles. Previously, he was a partner in Jones Lang Wootton (now JLL), a founding partner of Harrington Bannon Chartered Surveyors (now BNP Paribas Real Estate Ireland), and managing director of Dunloe Ewart Ltd (formerly known as Dunloe House Group plc). He was also previously a non-executive director of St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group, CIE (Córas Iompair Éireann, Ireland’s national public transport provider), ESB (the Electricity Supply Board, Ireland’s premier electricity utility) and the National Development Finance Agency.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

David Conway

Chief Executive Officer

David Conway is Chief Executive Officer of Limerick Twenty Thirty DAC and charged with delivering the single largest programme of investment in real estate outside of Dublin. The Limerick native is former CEO of the National Sports Campus Development Authority. A former teacher, MBA graduate and Project Manager, David was previously involved with the developments and operations of Sports Facilities at the National Sports Campus including the National Aquatic Centre and National Indoor Arena, University of Limerick as their Sports Administrator; as Head of Sports at Dublin City University

Organisational Structure

Limerick Twenty Thirty Board

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Denis Brosnan

Chairman, Non Executive

Denis Brosnan is one of Ireland’s leading and most respected businessmen. He was the founder, chief executive and, until 2003, Chairman of Kerry Group PLC., where he was the driving force behind the transformation of Kerry Co-op into a global food and ingredients group. He has contributed significantly to the development of the South West region and to Ireland as a whole, through his innovative leadership at Kerry Group. Mr. Brosnan is the Chairman of the Limerick Economic Forum.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Stewart Harrington

Non Executive Board Member

Stewart Harrington is a director of Killeen Properties and a non-executive director of the parent company of the BWG Group, Stafford Holdings, Hibernia REIT PLC, Activate Capital and Argentum Homes. He has extensive knowledge and experience of the Irish property market over many years in a variety of roles. Previously, he was a partner in Jones Lang Wootton (now JLL), a founding partner of Harrington Bannon Chartered Surveyors (now BNP Paribas Real Estate Ireland), and managing director of Dunloe Ewart Ltd (formerly known as Dunloe House Group plc). He was also previously a non-executive director of St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group, CIE (Córas Iompair Éireann, Ireland’s national public transport provider), ESB (the Electricity Supply Board, Ireland’s premier electricity utility) and the National Development Finance Agency.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

David Conway

Chief Executive Officer

David Conway is Chief Executive Officer of Limerick Twenty Thirty DAC and charged with delivering the single largest programme of investment in real estate outside of Dublin. The Limerick native is former CEO of the National Sports Campus Development Authority. A former teacher, MBA graduate and Project Manager, David was previously involved with the developments and operations of Sports Facilities at the National Sports Campus including the National Aquatic Centre and National Indoor Arena, University of Limerick as their Sports Administrator; as Head of Sports at Dublin City University

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Pat Daly

Executive Board Member

Pat Daly is the Director of Economic Development for Limerick City & County Council. An industrial engineer by profession, he holds a Masters Degree in Management from Sheffield University and a PhD in Management & Marketing from University College Cork. He has held a number of senior management positions in his career to date. He is also a director of a number of public/private organisations.

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Cllr Elenora Hogan

Councillor

Cllr Elenora Hogan is a Fine Gael Councillor and City Businessperson representing the Limerick City West Electoral Area. She was co-opted in October 2016, to replace Senator Maria Byrne, following her election to Seanad Éireann.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Sean Coughlan

Executive Board Member

Sean Coughlan (FCCA, BA) joined Limerick County Council in 2006 as a Financial Accountant having worked for over 7 years with the Kerry Group.  He was Acting Head of Finance for Limerick County Council for a period prior to the merger of Limerick City and County Council. Sean was also involved in the national roll-out of the Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) Scheme including setting up the HAP Shared Service Centre in Limerick prior to his current role of Acting Director of Support Services with responsibility for the Municipal District of Kilmallock / Cappamore.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Pat Daly

Executive Board Member

Pat Daly is the Director of Economic Development for Limerick City & County Council. An industrial engineer by profession, he holds a Masters Degree in Management from Sheffield University and a PhD in Management & Marketing from University College Cork. He has held a number of senior management positions in his career to date. He is also a director of a number of public/private organisations.

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Cllr Elenora Hogan

Councillor

Cllr Elenora Hogan is a Fine Gael Councillor and City Businessperson representing the Limerick City West Electoral Area. She was co-opted in October 2016, to replace Senator Maria Byrne, following her election to Seanad Éireann.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Sean Coughlan

Executive Board Member

Sean Coughlan (FCCA, BA) joined Limerick County Council in 2006 as a Financial Accountant having worked for over 7 years with the Kerry Group.  He was Acting Head of Finance for Limerick County Council for a period prior to the merger of Limerick City and County Council. Sean was also involved in the national roll-out of the Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) Scheme including setting up the HAP Shared Service Centre in Limerick prior to his current role of Acting Director of Support Services with responsibility for the Municipal District of Kilmallock / Cappamore.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Mayor James Collins

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Director of Innovate Limerick Councillor James Collins, BBS, MBS is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors.  He is Member of Limerick Economic Development and Planning Strategic Policy Committee and Member of the Limerick Council Audit Committee.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Cllr Seamus Browne

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Elected in 2014, Councillor Seamus Browne is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors, is a Director of Innovate Limerick and is a representative of the Municipal District of Newcastle West. Councillor Browne holds an honours degree in Law and a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Bristol University.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Cllr Joe Pond

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Councillor Joe Pond is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors. Educated in Limerick, Joe brings a strong community focus to his role through his involvement across areas such as community safety programmes and sport.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Mayor James Collins

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Director of Innovate Limerick Councillor James Collins, BBS, MBS is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors.  He is Member of Limerick Economic Development and Planning Strategic Policy Committee and Member of the Limerick Council Audit Committee.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Cllr Seamus Browne

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Elected in 2014, Councillor Seamus Browne is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors, is a Director of Innovate Limerick and is a representative of the Municipal District of Newcastle West. Councillor Browne holds an honours degree in Law and a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from Bristol University.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Cllr Joe Pond

Councillor, Non Executive Board Member

Councillor Joe Pond is a member of the Limerick Twenty Thirty Board of Directors. Educated in Limerick, Joe brings a strong community focus to his role through his involvement across areas such as community safety programmes and sport.

Limerick Twenty Thirty Executive Team

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Aidan Malone

Project Manager

An experienced Project Manager with over twenty five years experience gained across a number of sectors including retail, education, healthcare, master planning, urban design and residential environments. Aidan has considerable experience in strategic planning, business development, project financial management, and contract negotiation and is a graduate of the Limerick Institute of Technology and has an MSc. from the University of East London.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Michael Cormack

Financial Manager

Michael is a very experienced CIMA Accountant who joined Limerick Twenty Thirty in June 2018. He has extensive experience in management and financial accounting, I.T strategy, business planning and strategic development. He has worked primarily in the finance function, from accountant to Financial Controller, and extensively with sales and marketing, human relations, regulatory affairs, site operations and generic R & D. His skills have been developed in both small and medium sized manufacturing companies and private and multinational companies. In latter years, he has operated as a contract accountant for a variety of companies in a variety of financial roles.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Michael O’Malley

Executive Project Manager

Michael is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and professional member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. A graduate of Limerick Institute of Technology, he has over 15 years’ experience of both private and public sector construction projects. Michael has significant experience in the procurement and cost management of capital works across a range of sectors, including Commercial, Residential, Educational and the Community & Voluntary sector.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Margaret Davin

Company Secretary

Margaret Davin FCCA has worked with some of the most prominent companies and
organisations in Ireland. She spent over 15 years as Chief Financial Officer in the Irish Horse racing Authority and played a pivotal role within the Kerry Group during a period of rapid expansion. She also worked with the Dublin Institute of Technology as they were integrating many of the Dublin colleges. She has worked in Ireland and Britain. In her earlier career after working in Accountancy practice she worked for companies with iconic brands such as Waterford Glass, Smithwicks and Dunnes Stores to name but a few. She sat on the boards of Kerry Foods (UK) The Irish Equine Centre, RACE and is currently on the board of The Irish Injured Jockeys Fund therefore bringing her wealth of experience to Limerick Twenty Thirty.

Limerick Twenty Thirty Executive Team

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Aidan Malone

Project Manager

An experienced Project Manager with over twenty five years experience gained across a number of sectors including retail, education, healthcare, master planning, urban design and residential environments. Aidan has considerable experience in strategic planning, business development, project financial management, and contract negotiation and is a graduate of the Limerick Institute of Technology and has an MSc. from the University of East London.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Michael Cormack

Financial Manager

Michael is a very experienced CIMA Accountant who joined Limerick Twenty Thirty in June 2018. He has extensive experience in management and financial accounting, I.T strategy, business planning and strategic development. He has worked primarily in the finance function, from accountant to Financial Controller, and extensively with sales and marketing, human relations, regulatory affairs, site operations and generic R & D. His skills have been developed in both small and medium sized manufacturing companies and private and multinational companies. In latter years, he has operated as a contract accountant for a variety of companies in a variety of financial roles.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Michael O’Malley

Executive Project Manager

Michael is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and professional member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. A graduate of Limerick Institute of Technology, he has over 15 years’ experience of both private and public sector construction projects. Michael has significant experience in the procurement and cost management of capital works across a range of sectors, including Commercial, Residential, Educational and the Community & Voluntary sector.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

Picture Sean Curtin True Media.

Margaret Davin

Company Secretary

Margaret Davin FCCA has worked with some of the most prominent companies and organisations in Ireland. She spent over 15 years as Chief Financial Officer in the Irish Horse racing Authority and played a pivotal role within the Kerry Group during a period of rapid expansion. She also worked with the Dublin Institute of Technology as they were integrating many of the Dublin colleges. She has worked in Ireland and Britain. In her earlier career after working in Accountancy practice she worked for companies with iconic brands such as Waterford Glass, Smithwicks and Dunnes Stores to name but a few. She sat on the boards of Kerry Foods (UK) The Irish Equine Centre, RACE and is currently on the board of The Irish Injured Jockeys Fund therefore bringing her wealth of experience to Limerick Twenty Thirty.