Colm has 35 years’ experience working in the Irish Agribusiness industry. All these years were spent with Glanbia plc working with Glanbia Agribusiness, a former business unit of Glanbia plc. His final 12 years with Glanbia Agribusiness were as Chief Executive Officer, reporting to Group Managing Directors of Glanbia plc. Colm holds a degree in Ag Science (Econ) from University College Dublin, an MBA from Dublin City University and Professional Diplomas in Corporate Governance, Business and Executive Coaching, Advanced Business and Executive Coaching, all from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School.
He is currently Chairperson and Trustee of Irish Community Air Ambulance (I.C.A.A. trading as I.C.R.R.), Trustee of Acquired Brain Injury Ireland (A.B.I.I.), non-executive director of Grassland Fertilisers Ltd., South-East Port Services Ltd., D. Walsh and Sons Ltd. and an accredited Business Coach and Mentor. Colm is married to his wife, Helen with a daughter, Ella.