Ann Doherty, Chief Executive, Cork City Council

On 8th September, 2014 Ann was appointed as Chief Executive of Cork City Council. Cork City Council employs 1200 people and is the only organisation in the city that, as provided for in law, represents, leads and serves the communities of Cork City. As Chief Executive of Cork City Council Ann plays a pivotal role in advancing the physical, economic, social and cultural life of Cork City.

An experienced business leader with over 2 decades in senior management roles in Ireland and the UK, Ann has been responsible for the implementation of transformative programmes to deliver change and operational success in large public sector organisations including the Health Service Executive (Ireland) and the National Health Service (UK).