Key Management

Gene Murtagh is the Chief Executive Officer, having previously been Chief Operating Officer from 2003 through 2004. Prior to that he was Managing Director of the Group's Insulated Panel business and of the Environmental business. He joined the Group in 1993. 
Geoff Doherty joined Kingspan as CFO in January 2011. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant (B.Comm FCA). Geoff was previously the Chief Financial Officer of Greencore Group Plc. 
Gilbert McCarthy is Managing Director of the Group’s Insulated Panel activities in the UK, Ireland, Western Europe, The Middle East and Australasia. He was previously Managing Director of the Off-site Division and General Manager of the Insulation business in Ireland. He joined the Group in 1998, having previously worked for both Johnson & Johnson and KPMG.
Russell Shiels is President of the Insulated Panel business in North America & the Access Floors Division in the US & Europe. He was previously Managing Director of the Group’s Building Components and Data & Flooring Technology businesses in the UK. He joined the Group in 1996. 

Alan Lawlor is Managing Director of the Group’s Insulation Division globally. He was previously CFO of the Insulation Division, Managing Director Kingspan Insulation Southern Europe, and Group Head of M&A. Alan is a Chartered Accountant, and joined the Group in 2000, having previously worked for Barlo Group plc and PwC.

Dominic Van den Bossche is Divisional Managing Director of Joris Ide Insulated Panels. He joined the Group in 2015, having previously worked for more than 25 years in the steel industry.
Pat Freeman is Managing Director of the Group’s Water & Energy Division, having previously served in a number of senior positions within the Insulated Panels and Insulation Boards businesses. Pat joined Kingspan in 1976.
Liam McDaniel is Divisional Managing Director of Light and Air. He joined the Group in 1996 and has gained his experience over a variety of senior operational, commerical and general management roles.
Louise Foody is the Group Director of Digital and Board member of Invicara, a Kingspan backed company. She joined through our graduate programme in 2005 and has held senior positions as the Global Marketing Director for both the Water & Energy and Insulated Panels divisions.

Bill Minnock is the Group Development Manager with responsibility for all Mergers and Acquisitions activity. He joined the Group in 2011 having previously worked for Aryzta Group plc in a variety of roles including Group Development Manager.
David McMahon is Managing Director of the Group's Insulated Panel activities in Central & Eastern Europe. He previously served in management positions in Australia, Middle East and Central Asia, having joined Kingspan in 2000.
Siobhan O’Dwyer is Global Head of Marketing & Public Affairs for Kingspan Group. She joined Kingspan in 2015 and has held senior roles most recently Global Marketing Director for the Insulated Panels division. She has had a varied career spanning entrepreneurship and senior marketing management with sustainability as a constant theme.
Jim Carolan is Group Head of Compliance & Certification. He joined the company in 1976 and has helped develop the operational side of the panels business globally. 
 Donal Curtin is Managing Director of the Roofing + Waterproofing Division. He previously served in a number of senior finance and general management positions in North America. He joined the Group in 2002 having previously worked for PwC.
Keara Dunne is the Group Head of Leadership Development at Kingspan.  Prior to joining Kingspan in 2022 Keara worked as Leadership, Learning and Talent Director for Kerry Group and has held a variety of senior leadership development roles in other national and international organisations. 
Bianca Wong is Global Head of Sustainability for Kingspan Group. She joined Kingspan in 2013 as part of our Graduate Programme and has worked as Technical Advisor before moving to the role of Sustainability Manager.

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