The Ibec regional policy team supports the work of the REC on issues such as skills, infrastructure, balanced regional development, and local government.
The work of the REC is supported by Ibec’s dedicated regional policy team.
Each REC is chaired by a Regional President for a two-year term.
The Regional Presidents sit on the Ibec National Council and also meet as a group to coordinate approach and strategy across the regions.
The current Regional Presidents are:
North West: Cormac Kearns, Managing Director, Masonite Ireland
West: Maureen Walsh, General Manager, DeCare Dental Operations
Mid-West & Kerry: Conor Ryan, Chief Executive, Arrabawn
Midlands: Ciaran Corcoran, Site Director, Abbott Diagnostics
Cork: James Winters, Vice President Manufacturing, DePuySynthes
South East: Patricia Mulcahy, President, Institute of Technology Carlow
Dublin & Mid East: Elisabeth Rodriguez, Finance Director for the Ireland, UK and Nordics District, UPS