|Venue||Kingswood Hotel, Kingswood, Citywest|
|Date||Thursday, March 8th , 2018|
|Time||11:00 am - 2:00 pm|
Our new Women in Leadership series will provide an audience with ground-breaking, glass-ceiling shattering women across a variety of industries.
We’re delighted to announce that our first speaker in this series will be Mary Harney – former Tánaiste, Minister for Health & Children and Minister for Enterprise Trade & Employment.
Mary’s trail-blazing background speaks for itself; she won European awards as employment minister & for promoting science and innovation. She held the Presidency of EU Council of Ministers during Irish Presidency, was the youngest member of the Senate, the longest serving female member of Dail Eireann and was the first woman leader of an Irish political party.
Mary Harney, Independent Director & Business Adviser
After retiring from politics in 2011, Former Tánaiste Mary Harney completely re-imagined her career. She is now the director of a number of private companies in pharmaceutical, healthcare, technology and financial services sectors. These include:
Biocon (Asia’s largest biopharmaceutical plc with its HQ in Bangalore, India – www.biocon.com)
Euro Insurances (Owned by Leaseplan Corporation and specialising in motor insurance – www.euroinsurances.net)
Diona Technology (an Irish headquartered technology company developing mobility solutions for the Social Security and Services IT market – diona.com)
Chair of AMBER, Advanced Materials and Bio-Engineering Research Centre, at Trinity College Dublin, a joint research enterprise with University College Cork and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
She is also on the board of the Hospice Foundation of Ireland (supporting modern state-of-the-art hospice care), European Board of Vital Voices (supporting women leaders worldwide) and Chairs a 22-country Sustainable Healthcare Project (sponsored by Abbvie)
Mary is also a member of International Women’s Forum.
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