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Council Members

NCC Chairman

Dr. Frances Ruane
Chair, National Competitiveness Council

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Pat Beirne
Pat Beirne, CEO of Mergon Group


Kevin Callinan
General Secretary, Forsa Trade Union


Micheál Collins
Assistant Professor of Social Policy School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice, UCD

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Isolde Goggin
Chairperson, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission

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David Hegarty
Assistant Secretary, Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation

Fergal O'Brien

Fergal O'Brien
Director of Policy and Chief Economist, Ibec

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Seán O'Driscoll
President, Glen Dimplex Group


Martin D. Shanahan
Chief Executive, IDA Ireland


Julie Sinnamon
Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Ireland

Margot Slattery-Sodexo Ireland

Margot Slattery
Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland


Ian Talbot
Chief Executive, Chambers Ireland

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Jim Woulfe
Chief Executive, Dairygold

Patrick Walsh

Patrick Walsh
Managing Director of Dogpatch Labs

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Dirk Pilat
Deputy Director of the OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation

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Ciaran Conlon
Director of Public Policy for Microsoft Ireland