Fergal Leamy - Group Chief Executive Officer

Fergal Leamy was appointed to the role of Group CEO in July 2021, having joined the Group as COO in June 2019. He has spent more than 20 years’ operating at the highest level in a number of international businesses.

Fergal was Chief Executive of the Coillte Group from 2014 to 2019. Prior to joining Coillte, he worked for Terra Firma a leading Private Equity house in London and was responsible for the operations of a number of portfolio companies, including spending a significant period as CEO of Consolidated Pastoral Company in Australia. Fergal began his career at McKinsey & Company where he worked with many leading consumer goods clients. He moved from McKinsey to establish and run Greencore’s US operations.