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

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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.

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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.

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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

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Dr. Hugh O’Donnell

Non Executive Board Member

Dr Hugh O’Donnell has over 30 years’ experience across multiple industries and sectors, working with leadership teams globally in a senior executive capacity, currently providing consultancy and advisory services in human and organisational performance. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering, MBA, and a Doctorate of Management and Organisational Behaviour.
Former CEO of Kentz Corporation and Anglo American Corporation, Mondi Paper Company and MF Kent, he currently sits on a number of international companies as non-Executive Chairman, Director or Board Advisory Roles. He is also involved in a number of Charitable, Community Development, and Social Entrepreneurship Roles including Chairman of Ballyneety Community Development Association 2013, Strategy Advisor to the Board of UL Foundation, Board Member of Lough Gur Development Association and Board Member of Limerick Digital Smart City Forum.

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Vincent Murray

Non Executive Board Member

Vincent Murray is Director of Economic Development at Limerick City & County Council where he is a member of the senior management team and is responsible for Enterprise, Innovation, Trade & Investment, Forward Planning and Marketing & Communications. Vincent is a Chartered Engineer and holds a B.Eng from Queens University and a MBA from Dublin City University. Vincent has worked in the private sector on major engineering projects both in Ireland and the UK and has worked as Senior Engineer with Limerick City & County Council for over 15 years heading up multi-disciplinary teams on various Infrastructural and change management projects. Vincent is also a Director of Innovate Limerick.

Organisational Structure

Limerick Twenty Thirty Board

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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.

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.

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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

Dr. Hugh O’Donnell

Dr. Hugh O’Donnell

Non Executive Board Member

Dr Hugh O’Donnell has over 30 years experience across multiple industries and sectors, working with leadership teams globally in a senior executive capacity, currently providing consultancy and advisory services in human and organisational performance. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering, MBA, and a Doctorate of Management and Organisational Behaviour. Former CEO of Kentz Corporation and Anglo American Corporation, Mondi Paper Company and MF Kent, he currently sits on a number of international companies as non-Executive Chairman, Director or Board Advisory Roles. He is also involved in a number of Charitable,_Community Development, and Social Entrepreneurship Roles including Chairman of Ballyneety Community_Development Association 2013, Strategy Advisor to the Board of UL Foundation, Board Member of Lough Gur Development Association and Board Member of Limerick Digital Smart City Forum.

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Vincent Murray

Non Executive Board Member

Vincent Murray is Director of Economic Development at Limerick City & County Council where he is a member of the senior management team and is responsible for Enterprise, Innovation, Trade & Investment, Forward Planning and Marketing & Communications. Vincent is a Chartered Engineer and holds a B.Eng from Queens University and a MBA from Dublin City University. Vincent has worked in the private sector on major engineering projects both in Ireland and the UK and has worked as Senior Engineer with Limerick City & County Council for over 15 years heading up multi-disciplinary teams on various Infrastructural and change management projects. Vincent is also a Director of Innovate Limerick.

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Frank O’Neill

Non Executive Board Member

Frank O’Neill has been the Director of Operations with Hibernia REIT plc, one of Ireland’s leading property investment and development companies, since January 2019 having previously been its Chief Operating Officer since its foundation in 2013.  He has 30 years of varied experience in the property sector.  Previously he was a director of Rohan Holdings, a privately owned property company, and an equity partner is WK Nowlan & Associates, a specialist property consultancy practice. A qualified Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Surveyor, he has a B Comm from University College Dublin, an MSc in Spatial Planning from the Dublin Institute of Technology and diplomas in Property Investment, Property Tax and Property and Facilities Management.

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Cllr Daniel Butler

Non Executive Board Member

Cllr Daniel Butler is a BBS graduate of the University of Limerick. He sits on the Economic and Planning SPC and the Travel & Transportation SPC with a keen focus on urban development. He currently works in the Community & Voluntary sector having come from business management background. He also is a Limerick Market Trustee.

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Sean Coughlan

Non 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.

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Frank O’Neill

Non Executive Board Member

Frank O’Neill has been the Director of Operations with Hibernia REIT plc, one of Ireland’s leading property investment and development companies, since January 2019 having previously been its Chief Operating Officer since its foundation in 2013.  He has 30 years of varied experience in the property sector.  Previously he was a director of Rohan Holdings, a privately owned property company, and an equity partner is WK Nowlan & Associates, a specialist property consultancy practice. A qualified Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Surveyor, he has a B Comm from University College Dublin, an MSc in Spatial Planning from the Dublin Institute of Technology and diplomas in Property Investment, Property Tax and Property and Facilities Management.

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Cllr Daniel Butler

Non Executive Board Member

Cllr Daniel Butler is a BBS graduate of the University of Limerick. He sits on the Economic and Planning SPC and the Travel & Transportation SPC with a keen focus on urban development. He currently works in the Community & Voluntary sector having come from business management background. He also is a Limerick Market Trustee.

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Sean Coughlan

Non 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.

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Cllr James Collins

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.

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Cllr Richard O’Donoghue

Non Executive Board Member

Cllr. Richard O’Donoghue has represented the Municipal District of Adare-Rathkeale for several years.  Richard is a member of the Board of Management of Limerick & Clare Education & Training Board and is also on the Board of Management of Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom & Coláiste na Trócaire, Rathkeale.  Richard is involved in the team responsible for the secondary school facility which is due to open in Croom.

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Cllr John Sheahan

Non Executive Board Member

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Aoife Duke

Non Executive Board Member

Aoife Duke is a Director of Service with Limerick City and County Council currently managing the Housing portfolio. Aoife has 20 years experience in the Local Government Sector having started her career with Galway County Council, moving to the West Regional Authority and to Limerick County Council in 2000. Originally from Co. Roscommon Aoife now lives in Limerick City and with her family enjoys everything Limerick has to offer from riverside walks to the bustling Milk Market on a Saturday morning. To be part of Limerick’s present and even brighter future is an honor and a privilege but mostly, very exciting.

Limerick 2030 Board and Head shots.

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Cllr James Collins

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.

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Cllr Richard O’Donoghue

Non Executive Board Member

Cllr. Richard O’Donoghue has represented the Municipal District of Adare-Rathkeale for several years.  Richard is a member of the Board of Management of Limerick & Clare Education & Training Board and is also on the Board of Management of Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom & Coláiste na Trócaire, Rathkeale.  Richard is involved in the team responsible for the secondary school facility which is due to open in Croom.

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Cllr John Sheahan

Non Executive Board Member

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Aoife Duke

Non Executive Board Member

Aoife Duke is a Director of Service with Limerick City and County Council currently managing the Housing portfolio. Aoife has 20 years experience in the Local Government Sector having started her career with Galway County Council, moving to the West Regional Authority and to Limerick County Council in 2000. Originally from Co. Roscommon Aoife now lives in Limerick City and with her family enjoys everything Limerick has to offer from riverside walks to the bustling Milk Market on a Saturday morning. To be part of Limerick’s present and even brighter future is an honor and a privilege but mostly, very exciting.

Limerick Twenty Thirty Executive Team

Aidan Malone

Aidan Malone

Senior 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.

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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.

Michael O’Malley

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.

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Enda Power

Senior Project Manager

Enda has twenty years management experience across a range of large scale engineering projects, both in the UK and Ireland. He has an honours degree in Const-ruction Management, and is an MBA graduate of Smurfit Business School. He acquired in-depth knowledge of Procurement, Construction Strategy and Stakeholder Management, working on capital works projects in various sectors including Commercial, Healthcare, Energy, Utilities and Infrastructure.

Limerick Twenty Thirty Executive Team

Aidan Malone

Aidan Malone

Senior 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.

Michael O’Malley

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.

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Enda Power

Senior Project Manager

Enda has twenty years’ management experience across a range of large scale engineering projects, both in the UK and Ireland. He has an honours degree in Construction Management, and is an MBA graduate of Smurfit Business School. He acquired in-depth knowledge of Procurement, Construction Strategy and Stakeholder Management, working on capital works projects in various sectors including Commercial, Healthcare, Energy, Utilities and Infrastructure.