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Lyons pronounces Make investments NI Board appointments

Lyons pronounces Make investments NI Board appointments

Economic system Minister Gordon Lyons has introduced the appointment of seven new members to the Board of Make investments NI.

Seven new members appointed to the Board of Make investments NI

Dominic Darby, Melanie Dawson, Daybreak McLaughlin, Ciaran Mulgrew, Patrick O’Gorman, Julie-Ann O’Hare and Scott Ritchie have been appointed by the Minister to serve on the Board for a 3 12 months interval from 30 June 2022 to 30 June 2025.

Commenting on the appointments the Minister stated: 

“Make investments NI performs a vital function in serving to to rework Northern Eire right into a globally aggressive economic system working for everybody and I welcome these new appointments to the Board.

“The wealth of data, abilities and expertise that I do know they may deliver can be invaluable as Make investments NI continues to work to draw international funding and assist our native companies to create jobs, innovate and develop their exports by my Division’s imaginative and prescient to ship a decade of innovation by the 10X Economic system. I want to want them each success of their work supporting the Make investments NI Chair and Chief Govt.”

The appointments are made in accordance with the Code of Follow issued by the Commissioner for Public Appointments for Northern Eire. Extra data is offered on their web site. 

Notes to editors: 

1. Make investments Northern Eire was established underneath the Industrial Growth Act (Northern Eire) 2002, and its function is to advertise innovation, enterprise and competitiveness in Northern Eire companies, encourage new start-ups and market Northern Eire as a location for inward funding. Board member remuneration is at the moment £12,768 each year.

2. All appointments are made on advantage and political exercise performs no half within the choice course of. Nevertheless, the Commissioner for Public Appointments for Northern Eire requires the political exercise of appointees to be revealed. The appointees have all declared no political exercise.

3. Pen Photos can be found on the Division’s web site.

4. Between them, the appointees deliver a broad vary of abilities and information to the function which embody:- Enterprise and financial improvement in Northern Eire; governance and threat administration;  innovation and entrepreneurship, analysis & improvement and new applied sciences; monetary administration and enterprise acumen; enterprise transformation, buyer worth & productiveness enchancment; digital economic system; abilities improvement, apprenticeships and vocational coaching; and inexperienced/round economic system.

5. For media enquiries contact the Division for the Economic system Press Workplace at pressoffice@economy-ni.gov.uk

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7. The Govt Info Service operates an out of hours service for media enquiries solely between 1800hrs and 0800hrs Monday to Friday and at weekends and public holidays. The obligation press officer could be contacted on 028 9037 8110.

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