OUR TEAM

Meet our team dedicated to championing business in Ireland

Brid O’Connell

CEO

Brid O’Connell, MMII, MMPRII, MSc (Hons), was appointed as CEO to Guaranteed Irish in July 2016. Brid has a long career in marketing, branding, communications and PR. She has welcomed the opportunity to add value to Guaranteed Irish members through her revitalising and repositioning of the organisation to reflect modern Ireland in a global economy.

Prior to joining Guaranteed Irish, Ms. O’Connell worked as the CEO of Meath Tourism, Meath County Council, and founded Welcome Marketing & Luxury Ireland which she continues to advise today.

Jean Robins

Accounts Manager

Jean joined Guaranteed Irish in early 2009 as Accounts Manager and Credit Controller having gained vast amounts of experience in various companies such as Drought Ltd, Total Haircare Ltd, Pitney Bowes, Lely Ireland, and MSL.

Celine Quinn

Digital Marketing Manager

Celine joined Guaranteed Irish in 2017 to handle all marketing and communications for the organisation. Previously, Celine has worked with Permanent TSB Finance, PayPal, Newstalk 106-108fm and Bord Gáis Energy.

A graduate of English and French from Trinity College Dublin, Celine has also studied Digital Marketing at postgraduate level at the National College of Ireland.

Christine O’Neill

Membership Sales Executive

Christine joined the GI team in 2017. Christine holds a QQI Level 7 certificate in Sales and Customer Services Management from the Institute of Business and Technology. She specializes in sales, customer relationship management and marketing.

Christine has vast experience in new business negotiation, retention and account management. Christine has also worked in customer services, including lead generation, B2B, and media sales at TV3 and The Irish Daily Star.

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Liam Beggan

Membership Sales Executive

Liam has a proven track record for success with over 15 years experience in sales and marketing from a diverse range of sectors including professional services, facilities management, retail, and SaaS.

Liam holds degrees in Business Studies, Marketing, and Philosophy.  As a Ph.D Candidate at University College Dublin, he is currently researching the Linguistics of Professor Noam Chomsky. 

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Fergus McGrath

Business Development Executive

Fergus has thirteen years financial banking experience namely with Bank Of Ireland, Ulster Bank and Irish Life.

Through his career, Fergus has specialised in delivering high-quality customer service and exceeding customer expectations.

Fergus holds a Degree in Business Studies and Marketing from Limerick Institute of Technology and a QFA qualification from University College of Dublin.