Posts Tagged ‘Gordon Milligan’

Politicians must not allow Northern Ireland to ‘sleep walk into no deal Brexit’, IoD NI Chairman tells Annual Dinner

Pictured at the Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) Annual Dinner held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Belfast, from left: Dale Guest, Director Corporate Banking Northern Ireland at main sponsor Bank of Ireland UK, Gordon Milligan, IoD NI Chairman, guest speaker Martin McCourt, Chairman of Glen Dimplex and Catriona Gibson, Managing Partner of associate sponsor Arthur Cox. The event, which was attended by more than 400 guests heard a warning that Northern Ireland should not be allowed to ‘sleep walk into a no deal Brexit’, as the clock runs down on negotiations.

Politicians risk allowing Northern Ireland to “sleep walk into a no deal Brexit”, by running down the clock on negotiations, the Chairman of the Institute of Directors in the region has said. Speaking at the organisation’s Annual Dinner, Gordon Milligan said Westminster MPs had shown a “dereliction of duty” by failing to find agreement with…

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New members elected to IoD NI committee

New members elected to IoD committee

The Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) has elected four new members, drawn from across the private and public sectors, to its Northern Ireland committee. Joining the committee are Paul Stapleton, Managing Director, NIE Networks; Barry Byrne, Managing Director, Mount Charles; Natasha Sayee, Senior Lead Public Affairs Specialist, System Operator for Northern Ireland, and…

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IoD Women’s Leadership Conference to help leaders find winning edge

IoD WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE TO HELP LEADERS FIND WINNING EDGE

Business leaders will be inspired to aim for the ‘Winning Edge’ at the Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) Women’s Leadership Conference 2019. The leading business organisation has announced Riverdance co-founder Dr Moya Doherty as keynote speaker at the event, sponsored by Herbert Smith Freehills, which will take place at Titanic Belfast on 8th…

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Modern directors must continually develop to promote good governance

Gordon Milligan, Chairman, Institute of Directors (IoD) Northern Ireland

By Gordon Milligan, Chairman, Institute of Directors (IoD) Northern Ireland Issues around the importance of good corporate governance have rarely been as prominent in the headlines as they have been over recent years. High profile failures such as the collapses of construction giant Carillion and retail behemoth BHS have dominated news bulletins, catching the attention…

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Senior Translink executive appointed new IoD Northern Ireland Chairman

The Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) has appointed Gordon Milligan as its new Chairman. He is pictured, centre, accepting the chain of office from outgoing Chairman Ian Sheppard, at the premises of construction firm Henry Brothers, alongside David Henry, Managing Director of Henry Brothers. Mr Milligan, who is Deputy Chief Executive of Translink, said he planned to put member engagement at the top of his agenda.

The Institute of Directors Northern Ireland (IoD NI) has appointed Gordon Milligan, as its new Chairman. Speaking as he received the chain of office from outgoing chair Ian Sheppard, Gordon, who is Deputy Chief Executive of Translink, said he planned to put member engagement at the top of his agenda. “As an organisation, the Institute…

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