MEET THE TEAM

Cllr John Sheahan

Non Executive Board Member

“Limerick is a long established and proven location for international business”

What I do for limerick

The amalgamation of the City and County councils to create coherent and streamlined local government being the most notable
The resurgence of Shannon Airport, with 25% passenger growth since 2013 and direct services to the UK, Europe and North America
Ireland’s largest bulk port company, Shannon Foynes Port Company, which operates ports in Limerick City and down river at Foynes, has tonnage levels approaching record levels and its own enlightened strategy, Vision 2041
Major investment and growth at the city’s third level entities, University of Limerick (UL), Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) and Mary Immaculate College

About Cllr John Sheahan

John was elected to Limerick County Council in 2004 and subsequently topped the pole in 2009. A member of the Glen GAA club and Aghea Drama Group John is popular in the local community. John is acutely aware of the need for strong, solid local representatives with effective leadership skills to maximise the opportunities contained in the new system and is more than willing and capable of taking on this important task.

“Limerick is a long established and proven location for international business”