The Board of Aurivo has announced the appointment of Donal Tierney as chief executive officer with immediate effect.
A Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of the Chartered Accountants, Tierney has been chief financial officer of Aurivo for the past eight years.
“It’s a privilege to take on the leadership of Aurivo at an exciting time in the Agri sector," Tierney said.
"I look forward to working with the board, my colleagues and all other partners in our industry, to deliver on the strategic goals of the business, maximising returns to our member owners while maintaining a strong sustainable business.”
Wealth of Experience
Prior to joining Aurivo, Tierney was finance director with Origin Enterprises Food Division.
He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte and has completed the Executive Development Programme in the UCD Smurfit Business School.
“He possesses a wealth of experience in business leadership, finance and business strategy," Pat Duffy, chairman of Aurivo said.
Duffy highlighted that Tierney also brings "a clear focus, determination, commitment and understanding of the relationship with all stakeholders".
"His immediate priority will be to build on the financial strength he has helped to create and to continue to grow and develop this strength for all our members," he added.
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