• Sean Brady

    Dr Sean Brady

    Trust Chairman

    Dr Sean Brady

    Sean is the Chairman of the Golden Jubilee Trust Board.

    He is a former Managing Director of Irish Sugar and was Chairman of the Food Harvest 2020. He is a Director of Irish National Stud, Animal Health Ireland and a number of private companies.

  • Noel-Collier

    Dr Noel Cawley

    Chairman, Teagasc

    Dr Noel Cawley

    Noel is the Chairman of Teagasc and is the former Chief Executive of the Irish Dairy Board has also served as Chairman of the Irish Horse Board.

  • Michael-Spellman

    Mr Michael Spellman

    President, ICOS

    Michael Spellman

    Michael is the current President of ICOS, the former Chairman of the ICOS Marts Committee and former President of the AEMB, which is the European Association of Livestock Marts.  He is a board member of Roscommon Livestock Mart having previously served as Chairman of that Society.  Michael is a drystock farmer, farming in Kilteevan, Co. Roscommon.

  • Siobhan-Collier

    Ms Siobhán Collier

    Partner, PWC

    Siobhán Collier

    Siobhán is a partner in the PWC Kilkenny audit practice and serves both international and indigenous clients across a wide range of industries. She is also involved in community enterprise initiatives in Kilkenny.

  • Liam-Williams

    Mr Liam Williams

    Director ICOS

    Liam Williams

    Liam is the Vice Chairman of the ICOS Marts Committee and the Chairman of Clare Marts. Liam is currently serving on the Board of Kilrush Credit Union. He is a livestock farmer from Kilrush Co. Clare

  • Sinead-Farrell

    Ms Sinead Farrell

    Secretary to the Board

    Sinead Farrell

    Sinead is Chief Financial Officer with ICOS. For the past six years, she has been responsible for the provision of accounting and administration services to the Trust. Sinead was appointed Secretary to the Trust in April 2016.  Sinead worked in practice for 10 years gaining vast experience in auditing, accounts and taxation.  She is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and is an Associate of the Institute of Taxation.  Sinead has a Diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards and is an associate of IPASS.

  • James O'Donnell

    Mr James O’Donnell

    Vice President, ICOS

    James O’Donnell

    James is  Vice President of ICOS and Chairman of the ICOS Rural Business Committee. He is a Director of the National Co-op Farm Relief Services and the National Dairy Council.

    James is a dairy farmer farming at Athassel Abbey  Golden Co Tipperary