Conor Mallaghan is the Managing Director of Carton Demesne Holdings Ltd, an active development and investment group focusing on the Leisure and Property markets and comprising a portfolio of hotel, residential, commercial and leisure business and property assets. Conor led the redevelopment and restoration of Carton House, one of Ireland’s finest historical estates into a world renowned Hotel, Sports and Leisure resort and is home to the Golfing Union of Ireland. Conor has close links to NUI Maynooth and has plans for a Science Park on lands in Carton House. Conor is an active and supportive partner to other focused entrepreneurs and has invested in a number of high potential start-up companies in the Biosciences and ICT sector. Conor is Past President of the Castleknock College Alumni and is a graduate of University College Dublin.