Athlone woman is new President of the Institute of Directors in Ireland

The Institute of Directors in Ireland (IoD), the membership body representing directors and business leaders, has announced that Athlone native, Imelda Reynolds, is the new President of the Institute of Directors (IoD) in Ireland following the Institute’s AGM last week. She succeeds Harry Lorton, following the completion of Mr. Lorton’s two-year term leading the Council of the Institute.

On her appointment, Imelda Reynolds said: “The importance of good governance in business and the requirement for directors in upholding the highest standards of integrity and professionalism in undertaking their role has never been more important.

“As one of the leading advocates of corporate governance standards in Ireland, the Institute of Directors in Ireland provides its members with a wide range of resources designed for their professional development as business leaders and company directors.

“I am delighted to take up the role of President of the IoD for the next two years”.