Re-appointments to the Voluntary Health Insurance Board

The Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD has re-appointed the following as members of the Voluntary Health Insurance Board.

Ms Celine Fitzgerald – from 22nd February 2018 to 21st February 2020

Celine Fitzgerald joined the Board in 2010, she is a management consultant providing services across a number of sectors. Between 2007 and 2012 she was CEO of an Irish-based, Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company. She was recently appointed to the board of Ervia and has also held a number of senior roles in the telecommunications sector including Eircom and Vodafone.

Mr Finbar Lennon – from 15th March 2018 to 14th March 2020

Finbar Lennon is a medical graduate of UCD and did his postgraduate surgical training in London, Edmonton (Canada) and Dublin. He worked as a consultant general surgeon in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda (1983-2012). From 2009 until 2012 he also worked in Beaumont and the Mater hospitals in Dublin as a speciality breast surgeon. He was Medical Director in Drogheda (1992-1998), Medical Advisor to the North Eastern Health Board (1997-2004) and a medical advisor to the Secretary General in Department of Health (2012-2014). He is currently an honorary lecturer in Surgery in UCD and participates in the undergraduate teaching programme. He is a member of the Professional Conduct Committee of the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland and served on its Practice Development Committee (2012-2016).