Directorates and Business Units in QQI

​​​​​​CEO's Office

CEO: Padraig Walsh

Senior Adviser - Strategy and Risk : Anna Murphy

Janet Cawley 

Therese Masterson 



Director: Barbara Kelly 

Peter Cullen - Head of Research and Standards

Alga Mulhall 

Paula Gaffney

Ann Graves


Colette Harrison - Manager of Awards and Certification

Maria McLoughlin

Andrea Sadlier

Marita Kiernan 

Paula Doyle

Paul Brady 

Antoinette Beatty


John O'Connor - Head of Framework Integrity

Beata Sokowoloska 


Angela Lambkin - Head of Information 

Anne Walsh

Anne Maher 

Mark Coney 

Yvonne Cullen 

Siobhan Brennan

Patricia Reddy

Breda Cahill

Brendan Slattery


Andrina Wafer - Head of Access and Lifelong Learning 


Quality Assurance

Director: Bryan Maguire

Walter Balfe - Head of Awards

Carmel Kelly - Manager Validation and Approvals

Alex Keys - Manager of Apprenticeship Quality Assurance

Deborah O'Brien

Angela McDonnell

Tracey Murphy

Michelle Gallagher

Marie Cotter

Liliana O'Reilly

​Deirdre Conlan

Marie Mattimoe

Yvonne Agnew 

Marie Gould - Head of Tertiary Education Monitoring and Review

Roisin Morris - Drennan

Mairead Boland

Kevin Henry

Orlaith O'Loughlin​

Jennifer Osbourne


Corporate Services

Director : Cliona Curley

Caitriona Lawless


Eamonn Collins - Manager of Human and Physical Resources

Celine Kelly 

Ian Larkin 

Peter McGonigle 

Mary Dowling  

Liam Plunkett


Liam Butler - Manager Finance and Procurement

Yvonne Toner 

Aoife Marley 

Christine Shannon

Caroline Hickey 


Louise Kelly - ICT Manager

Luke Johnson   

Mary Sheridan - Head of Legal Affairs and Provider Risk

Grainne Power

Kathy Lantry 

Martina Fleming 


Andrew Bridgett - Manager of Internal Audit and Compliance

Mary McEvoy 

Ann Murphy - Programme Office 

Paul Maguire​


Stakeholder Engagement/Communications

Karena Maguire - Head of Stakeholder Engagement and Communications 

Sue Hackett

Laura Flynn

Grainne Mooney - Manager of Communications

Alison Quinn 

Duncan Keegan​​