Nicholas Hartery has been appointed as Chair of the Kildare-headquartered Horse Racing Ireland
His appointment was confirmed today by Minister for Agriculture, Michael Creed
Mr Hartery has been appointed for a five year term, following a recrutiment competition conducted by the Public Appointments Service.
The Limerick native and stud farm owner is the current Chairman of Cement Roadstone Ireland, Chairman of the Musgrave Group and President and CEO of PRODIUM.
He succeeds Joe Keeling and Chair of HRI