Barry Dempsey appointed as chief executive of Chartered Accountants Ireland
Barry Dempsey has been appointed as chief executive of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Previously Chief Executive of the Irish Heart Foundation, Mr Dempsey also filled roles as managing director of Peter Mark and chief executive of the Irish Cancer Society
He has also served as Chairman of the Council of the Irish Management Institute.
Mr Dempsey, who holds an MBA from Trinity College, said he was "excited and honoured to join the team".
"I am enthusiastic about the opportunities to provide outstanding services and value to the members and students of Chartered Accountants Ireland and for the Institute to play an important role in the business community," he said.
"As a result of the work of committed staff and volunteers, Chartered Accountants Ireland is well placed for continued success."