Interviews

David McRedmond, An Post, CEO 

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David McRedmond has been Group Chief Executive Officer of An Post since October 2016. David has described sustainability as being the guiding principle for An Post’s strategy, and that strategy can be summed up in An Post’s purpose, which is: “to act for the common good, now and for generations to come”. 

 

 
 
Recorded

10 September 2020

Interview with Patrycja Jurkowska, Chartered Accountant, and Operations Accountant for the Latin and Central America region of the Irish-based international NGO GOAL.

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In this interview Patrycja describes running sustainability events for young professionals and how accountants can educate themselves about sustainability to move from being curious about sustainability to being SERIOUS about sustainability.

Recorded:

18 June 2020

Interview with Pat Costello, Irish Forum on Natural Capital and former CEO of Chartered Accountants Ireland 

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Pat Costello has been a management consultant since July 2017, Board Member of our Lady’s Hospice and Care Service, a member of the Audit Committee of the Gaelic Athletic Association, a Board Member of the Policing Authority and a board member of the Irish Forum on Natural Capital.
Recorded:

18 June 2020
 
 

Interview with Niall Fitzgerald, Head of Ethics and Governance, Chartered Accountants Ireland

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Níall Fitzgerald describes what boards and their advisors need to consider in building sustainable and resilient businesses after COVID-19, including the main challenges they might face in doing this and how should they overcome them; and the importance of organisational culture in creating a sustainable business and what can boards/their advisors do to influence organisational culture.
Recorded:

18 June 2020 

Interview with Caroline McGroary, Chartered Accountant, Lecturer in Accounting at Dublin City University and Princess Nourah University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

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Caroline McGroary speaks about her work in helping to develop the financial literacy levels of Saudi Arabian women and girls. We also discuss the UN Sustainable Development Goals, particularly how they can be used as a framework to address gender inequality issues. For more information, see Caroline's interview with Accountancy Ireland in August 2019.
Recorded

12 June 2020