Saturday 21 October 2017

Goretti Brady

Managing Director, DocMorris/Lloyds Pharmacy Ireland

Goretti Brady has been appointed managing director of the DocMorris/ Lloyds Pharmacy chain in Ireland.

She has worked for the company for 13 years and her appointment comes at a critical time as the company undergoes a rebrand, changing from DocMorris to Lloyds Pharmacy for all of the firm's pharmacies throughout the country.

Goretti is a native of Castlerea, Co Roscommon, and she was appointed director of marketing and sales for the company in October of last year. Before this, she spent four years as head of operations at the company, where she was responsible for managing the company's 73 retail pharmacy stores, implementing best practice, driving sales and optimising labour costs.

Goretti joined the company in 2000 from Ryan Pharmacies, having spent four years working as pharmacist and store manager.

Goretti Brady began her career after graduating with a BSc in Pharmacy from Trinity College Dublin in 1989.

About DocMorris/ Lloyds Pharmacy Ireland

DocMorris Pharmacy is Ireland's largest pharmacy group with 73 pharmacies in the chain located in prime sites in Dublin, Laois, Westmeath, Cork, Limerick, Wexford, Co Waterford, Kildare and Kilkenny, employing in total more than 800 people.

The company is currently undergoing a rebrand to Lloyds Pharmacy Ireland and the first Lloyds branch has already opened in Blackrock, Co Dublin.

In recent years, the DocMorris pharmacy network has gone from strength to strength, receiving numerous awards including Company of the Year and Employer of the Year at the Retail Excellence Awards in 2012, and a top 100 spot in Best Workplaces in Ireland and Europe for six consecutive years.

Irish Independent

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