Niall Heads ITIC

Cork Airport Managing Director Niall MacCarthy has been elected as the new chairperson of the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation at the Annual General Meeting in Dublin. He succeeds Elaina Fitzgerald Kane of The Woodlands House Hotel, Adare.

An experienced aviation executive and fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, Niall has been Deputy Chair of ITIC for the last two years and has worked in various roles across daa Group since 2000 in Dublin, Shannon, Cork and Jeddah airports, and previously in Dunnes Stores Head Office, Dublin, for seven years. Niall also previously chaired the Airports Council International Regional Airports Forum in Brussels for two terms as the voice of Europe’s 400 regional airports.