Mr. Frank Ryan, Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Ireland
Mr. Ryan has been Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Ireland since November 2003. Prior to that, he held the position of Executive Director in IDA Ireland where he was responsible for IDA’s investment divisions. Mr. Ryan was appointed to the Board of Forfás in November 2003. He began his career in the private sector working in Irish and multinational computer companies before joining IDA Ireland in 1978. During his career he has gained considerable experience in a variety of industry sectors and international markets. He is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin with a M.Sc. in Strategic Management and of the Advanced Management Programme at Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.