Tony O’Brien graduated from UCD in Mechanical Engineering and worked in the USA and overseas before joining the IDA in Ireland. He became a consultant with the Irish Productivity Centre, completed an MBA in UCD and joined KPMG (then Stokes Kennedy Crowley) where he was Head of its Business Performance Improvement Group. Tony was a Director with Mazars Consulting and most recently was Head of Business Consulting with Grant Thornton.
He is a Board member of the Housing and Sustainable Communities Agency, a member of the Audit Committees of Limerick City and County Council, and the Pyrite Resolution Board. He is Chairman of the Chambers Ireland Local Government Policy Committee, is a member of the Board of the UCD Engineering Graduates Association and is a qualified mediator.
Tony is a Fellow, CMC of IMCA and was President in 2011.