Ellvena Graham
Ellvena GrahamChair of the Economic Advisory Group
Ellvena Graham is Chair of the ESB, Ireland’s largest state-owned utility, also Chair of the Belfast Waterfront Hall and a Non-Executive Director of Ulster Bank Ltd. She is also a Board member of NI Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Mark Nodder
Mark NodderDeputy Chair of the Economic Advisory Group
Mark joined The Wright Group in 1998 to develop export sales, aftersales and in recent years the UK Bus Sales and Marketing activities. Since December 2006, he has held the position of Group Managing Director.
Dr. Bryan Keating OBE
Dr. Bryan Keating OBEChair of MATRIX
Dr. Keating is Managing Partner of CIP Partnership. Bryan co-founded CEM Computers Ltd and CEM Systems Ltd and is a visiting professor at Ulster University.
Mark Ennis
Mark EnnisChairperson of Invest NI
Mark was appointed as Executive Chairman of energy utility company SSE (Ireland) in 2010. Mark was previously CEO of Boxmore International plc.
Michael Ryan CBE
Michael Ryan CBEVP, Bombardier Aerospace
Michael Ryan graduated from QUB in 1981 with an honours degree in aeronautical engineering and joined Short Brothers the same year.
Dr Bill McGinnis CBE DL
Dr Bill McGinnis CBE DLNorthern Ireland Adviser on Employment and Skills
Bill McGinnis was appointed as the Northern Ireland Adviser on Employment and Skills in October 2008. As part of his Adviser role, he is also the Northern Ireland representative on the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.
Bridget Rosewell OBE
Bridget Rosewell OBESenior Adviser, Volterra Partners
Bridget Rosewell (OBE) is a professional economist and business woman. She has founded several economic consultancies and also has several non-executive roles with major organisations. She was awarded an OBE in 2013 for services to the economy.
Professor Neil Gibson
Professor Neil GibsonDirector of the NI Centre for Economic Policy
Professor Neil Gibson is the Director of Ulster University Economic Policy Centre (EEEPC) and Professor of Economic Policy at Ulster University. Prior to this, he was a Global Director in Oxford Economics, where he jointly led a large team of economists.
Patricia O'Hagan MBE
Patricia O'Hagan MBECEO, Core Systems (NI) Ltd
Patricia O Hagan is Chief Executive Officer of Core Systems (NI) Ltd, Since 2005. Patricia has led the company through a programme of development and growth into export markets. She has brought a wide range of professional experience to Core Systems including software development, service management, consultancy, IT and project management.