16 March 2015
London Irish is pleased to announce that Frank McCartney has joined the Board of Directors of the Club.
Mr McCartney is an international businessman with many years’ experience in the hospitality, food and beverage industries. He was Chairman and Managing Director of FMC Catering, and Chairman of the Sports and Leisure Division of Compass Group, prior to his retirement.
Commenting on his appointment, Mr McCartney, who is a long-standing supporter of London Irish, said, “I’m pleased to have been invited to join the Board of London Irish. I’m passionate about the Club and look forward to contributing to its progress over coming seasons.”
Mick Crossan, President of London Irish and leader of the consortium of London Irish businessmen who took over the Club in December 2013, said, “We are delighted to have a businessman of Frank’s calibre join the Board. His expertise will be a great addition to those already available to the Club.”