Officers & Council


Officers

  • Brian McGrath

    Brian McGrath

    President

    Brian was appointed as the Chief Executive and Harbour Commissioner of Londonderry Port and Harbour in March 2003.

    A Former Director of Harland and Wolff, Brian has extensive experience in ship design, project management and maritime economics. He is a Chartered Director, a Fellow of the Institute of Directors and a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He has recently been appointed to the Council of the Prince’s Trust in Northern Ireland.

    Brian has previously served as a Council Member of the British Ports Association and the Confederation of British Industries Northern Ireland.

  • Redmond McFadden

    Redmond McFadden

    Vice President

    Redmond is Regional Manager of Danske Bank in the northwest and Vice President of Londonderry Chamber of Commerce, as well as past President of Londonderry Junior Chamber. Redmond is a career banker having joined the industry in 1986 and worked through most roles to his current position. His time in banking has allowed him to gain a wealth of experience across the banking sectors including Branch Banking, Business and Corporate Banking and Mortgage Services.

    He has worked throughout Northern Ireland but is delighted to be now based in Derry-Londonderry. He has a keen interest in supporting the business community in the North West and has given his experience on the boards of Noribic, Limavady College and North West Board of Young Enterprise. He has also been on the of Foyle Foodbank and has worked to fundraise for Children In Crossfire.

  • Jennifer McKeever

    Jennifer McKeever

    Past President

    Jennifer is a founding Director of Airporter since 1996, connecting passengers between Derry/Londonderry and the Belfast Airport. Airporter is an award winning company known for customer service and innovation and employs 30 people locally.

    Jennifer was part of the World Host steering group that made Derry/Londonderry the first UK World Host City in 2014 and has previously served on the North West Boards of Young Enterprise and Business in the Community.

Council

Name Company
Padraig Canavan -
Gavin Killeen NuPrint Technologies
Steven Lindsay Cavanagh Kelly Accountants
Donna Moran Moran's Retail
Andrew Fleming Fleming Steel
Dawn McLaughlin Dawn McLaughlin & Co Chartered Accountants
Eighrean Horner Junior Chamber of Commerce
Louise McElvaney Learning Pool
Paul Curtis Curtis Opticians
Damien Gallagher Seagate Technology
George Fleming Fleming Agri