TJ Sullivan

TJ Sullivan

Chairman, Castletownbere

Jerome O'Mahony

Jerome O'Mahony

Vice-Chair, South

Donal McCarthy

Donal McCarthy

West

Joe O’Sullivan

Joe O’Sullivan

Secretary

Raymond Collins

Raymond Collins

Drinagh

William Collins

William Collins

Drinagh

Micheal Leahy

Micheal Leahy

South West

Michael John O'Donovan

Michael John O'Donovan

South West

John O’Mahony

John O’Mahony

North

James O’Donovan

James O’Donovan

North

Derry Scannell

Derry Scannell

East

Ian Kingston

Ian Kingston

East

Mary Hayes

Mary Hayes

West

Donie O'Donovan

Donie O'Donovan

South

Joe O’Sullivan

Joe O’Sullivan — Chief Executive

Joe has been Chief Executive of Drinagh since 1990.  He previously worked with Tipperary Co-op and the IAWS Ltd.  He holds a Dairy & Food Science degree and a MBA from University College Cork, as well as a diploma in Corporate Direction.

He is one of Drinagh’s representatives on the board of Carbery Creameries Ltd.

Seamus Daly

Seamus Daly — Assistant Chief Executive / Dairy Manager

Seamus joined the company in 1989 as an Agricultural Advisor after graduating from U.C.D. with a B. Agr. Science degree.  He was appointed Mill Manager in 1996 and appointed Dairy Manager in 2000.  He has been Assistant Chief Executive since 2007.

Seamus is responsible for all aspects of the creamery division including milk assembly, milk quality and quota management.

Gavin Murphy

Gavin Murphy — Financial Controller

Gavin joined Drinagh Co-op in 2006 and is responsible for overseeing the day to day activities of the finance department, ensuring it is organised and efficient, produces accurate financial and management information, and operates appropriate systems and controls in managing co-op resources.

Martin O’Mahony

Martin O’Mahony — Trading Manager

Martin is responsible for overseeing the agri business and retail divisions of the co-op. Since Martin’s appointment as Trading Manager in 1999, he has overseen both expansion and rationalization of Drinagh’s retail sector.

The retail aspect of Drinagh’s business has c150 employees and provides a diverse product range of feed, fertilizer, hardware, paint, gardening, electrical, farm imputs, as well as groceries and pharmacy.

Donal Murphy

Donal Murphy — Mill Manager

Donal joined Drinagh Co-op in 1996 as an Agricultural Advisor / Sales Rep after graduating from UCD. In 2001 he was appointed The Feed Mill Manager and he is responsible for overseeing the operations of the entire feed manufacturing and delivery process of Drinagh Mill. He ensures compliance to all department and regulatory quality issues.

Michael O'Brien

Michael O'Brien — Purchasing Manager

Michael joined the stores division of Drinagh in 1984. He was appointed manager of Skibbereen Hardware in 1993 and Purchasing manager in 2007.

He has responsibility for the efficient purchasing for the hardware division, ensuring that Drinagh has a range of quality products at competitive prices for our customers.

Ann O’Donovan

Ann O’Donovan — Office Manager

Responsible for organizing and supervising all of the administrative activities that facilitate the smooth running of the office.

 aodonovan@drinagh.com
 028-30800
Eileen McCarthy

Eileen McCarthy — Credit Controller

Responsible for liasing with branches and customers to maintain and reconcile customer accounts. If you have a query on your account transactions or balance please contact Eileen at Drinagh Central Head Office at 028-30800.

 emccarthy@drinagh.com
 028-30800
Richard Murphy

Richard Murphy — Sales

Richard joined Drinagh’s sales team in 2007, having spent the previous ten years working in the stores sector of the co-op.  Richard comes from a dairy and beef farm in Kealkil, West Cork, where he still manages the dairy herd.  Because of his background he has first hand experience with farming and what is required to sustain a healthy herd.

Richard has developed a large and loyal customer base over the years and is always available to discuss Drinagh’s range of feed, fertilizer, grass seed, veterinary and building materials etc., and offers advice and competitive pricing to new and existing customers.

 richardmur79@gmail.com
 086-8272057
David Shiels

David Shiels — Sales

David Shiels joined Drinagh in 2012 following the takeover of GW Biggs & J Lyons & Co, having spent 16 years in their sales and marketing division.

David has built up a large customer base and many friends in the entire West Cork and South Kerry area.

David prides himself on having a good working relationship with all of his customers and a good understanding of their requirements therefore ensuring he can provide a quality service at competitive prices.

 dshiels@drinagh.com
 087-6863576