Sean O’Driscoll is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Glen Dimplex Group. He joined Glen Dimplex in 1990 as Group Finance Director, and was appointed Deputy Chief Executive in 1994, Group Chief Executive in 1998 and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in 2011. Prior to joining Glen Dimplex he was a partner in KPMG. He is a member of the Irish Government’s Advisory Group for the Global Irish Economic Forum.
In 2013, he was appointed by the Irish Government as an industry partner to the Government’s Action Plan for Jobs and as a Member of the National Competitiveness Council of Ireland. He is a Member of the EU-Japan Business Roundtable and President’s Consultative Board of University College Cork. A graduate of University College Cork and a Chartered Accountant, he was awarded an Honorary OBE by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for services to British industry.