He served as the Chief Executive Officer of Kerry Group PLC from January 1, 2008 to September 30, 2017 and also has been its Director since March 9, 1999. He served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Kerry Ingredients Americas since 1996. He joined Kerry's Graduate Recruitment Programme in Ireland in 1976 and worked in Finance until his appointment as Financial Controller in the USA on establishment of Kerry's Representative Office
Kerry has enjoyed phenomenal success since commencing operations in 1972. Our history traces the evolution and growth of Kerry Group – from its modest beginnings in the south west of Ireland into a leading player in the global food industry.