Board of Directors

Richard Segal – Non-Executive Chairman

Richard Segal is Chairman of the Company. He is also Chairman of On The Beach Group Plc and Encore Tickets. Previously, Richard was Chairman for Esporta and Barratts PriceLess, a founding partner of 3i Quoted Private Equity, a non-executive director at The Kyte Group, Chief Executive Officer at PartyGaming Plc and Odeon Cinemas (where he led a management buy-out from the Rank Group) and Managing Director of Rank Group's entertainment sector. He holds a BA in economics from Manchester University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.

Feargal Mooney – Chief Executive Officer

Feargal joined the Group in 2002 as Chief Operations Officer/Chief Financial Officer. In February 2008 he was appointed Chief Executive Officer. Prior to this Feargal held a role in financial planning and analysis at Baltimore Technologies and previously held the position of financial analyst at Pfizer Inc. in New York. Feargal has an MSc in Investment & Treasury from Dublin City University and a Bachelor of Commerce from University College Galway. Feargal is a graduate of the Leadership 4 Growth Management Program at Stanford GSB. Feargal is an associate of the Society of Investment Analysts in Ireland and a member of the CFA Institute.

Mari Hurley – Chief Financial Officer

Mari joined the Group in May 2007. She was appointed to the board in July 2007 as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to this, Mari was the Finance Director at Sherry FitzGerald Group and previously worked at Bear Stearns. She is also a non-executive director of Ervia and the National Asset Management Agency. Mari is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, and trained at Arthur Andersen & Co in Dublin. Mari has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Cork and a Masters of Accounting from University College Dublin. Mari completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2006.

Michael Cawley – Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Michael Cawley joined the Company in October 2015 as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee. Michael is also a Non-Executive Director of Ryanair, having joined the board in August 2014. Michael had previously served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Ryanair from 2003 to March 2014 and before that as Ryanair’s Chief Financial Officer and Commercial Director from 1997. Michael also holds directorships in Paddy Power PLC and in Kingspan Group PLC. Prior to joining Ryanair, Michael was Group Finance Director of Gowan Group Limited. Michael holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.

Andy McCue – Non-Executive Director

Andy is currently the Chief Executive Officer at The Restaurant Group Plc having previously held the positions of Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive and Head of Retail UK and Ireland at Paddy Power plc. Prior to this, Andy was a principal at OC&C Strategy Consultants for 2 years and also worked at Arthur Andersen Business Consulting for four years. Andy has a MA in Economics and Management from the University of Cambridge, and a Masters in Finance from the London Business School.

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