Dr Pat O’Mahony appointed as Chief Executive of MMI

The Board of MMI has appointed Dr Pat O’Mahony as Chief Executive.

Dr O’Mahony was previously Deputy Secretary General and Head of Governance and Performance at the Department of Health. Prior to that, he held the position of Chief Executive with the Health Products Regulatory Authority (formerly the Irish Medicines Board) for 12 years, and during his time there he served as Chairman of the European Medicines Agency from 2009-2013.

Dr O’Mahony is a Chartered Director and holds a Master’s Degree in Veterinary Medicine and an MBA degree from the Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business, UCD.