He joined Kerry Group in 1989, where he held a number of senior finance positions before moving into the role of Group CFO in 2001, a position he held until recently.
During Brian’s career with Kerry he has seen its value and positioning grow from a small farmers co-operative in the south west of Ireland to a public company giant and global leader in the food and beverage industry worth more than €18bn today. Listed on the Dublin and London stock exchanges, Kerry ranks among the top 35 companies on the FTSE 100 by market cap. Brian has overseen over 300 acquisitions across the globe during his tenure as well as the establishment of a global organisation structure serving thousands of customers and brands across 140 countries across all continents. Brian chairs the external Advisory Board of CUBS (Cork University Business School)
Prior to joining Kerry 30 years ago Brian worked with Deloitte in Cork and is a Graduate of UCC