Appointment of Chairperson to the Ireland East Hospital Group Board
The Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has re-appointed Dr Thomas Lynch as Chair designate of the Ireland East Hospital Group Board. This appointment is from 30 November 2017 to 29 November 2019.
Dr Thomas Lynch was Chair of the Ireland East Hospital Group Board until his term expired on 26 September 2017. Dr Lynch has served as Chair of the Ireland East Hospital Group Board since September 2013. Dr Lynch was appointed as Chair by the Minister for Health following his expression of interest for the position in the PAS campaign of July 2013.
He also serves as Chair of the Board of the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, the largest hospital in the Ireland East Hospital Group. He served on the Board of St. Vincent’s Healthcare Group from 2013 to 2014.
Mr Lynch is a graduate in economics from Queen’s University Belfast and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.