Siobhan Talbot, Group Managing Director, Glanbia plc was honoured at the UCD Business Alumni of the Year 2014 awards. The awards are the highest honour UCD Business bestows upon its graduates, recognising alumni who have demonstrated proven leadership skills, notable achievement in business and a significant contribution to the community, whether in Ireland or abroad. Aidan Brady, CEO, Citibank Europe plc and Citi Country Officer, Ireland, also received an award.
Professor Ciarán Ó hÓgartaigh, Dean, UCD Business, spoke at the event, held on Wednesday at the Four Seasons Hotel in Dublin. “We are delighted to honour Aidan Brady and Siobhan Talbot as our 2014 Alumni of the Year. Both are passionate about their careers and have been innovative in their actions within their organisations, earning them a high level of respect. Both clearly demonstrate a high level of personal and professional integrity and an entrepreneurial spirit.”
The Awards have been running since 1991, and past award winners include Alan Ennis, CEO, Revlon Group; Patrick Kennedy, CEO, Paddy Power; Senator Feargal Quinn, founder of Superquinn; Aidan Heavey, Tullow Oil; Michael Carey, Jacob Fruitfield and Vivienne Jupp, Accenture.
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