Ian Drennan is Chief Executive Officer and the sole appointed member of the Corporate Enforcement Authority. He has extensive experience in the areas of investigation, regulation and civil and criminal enforcement and of leading entities having a public interest mandate, having previously held the positions of Director of Corporate Enforcement and Chief Executive Officer of the Irish Auditing & Accounting Supervisory Authority. He is a member of the Advisory Council on Economic Crime & Corruption, the Anti-money Laundering Steering Committee and the Company Law Review Group. He is also a member of the Medical Council, the statutory regulator of medical doctors in Ireland, where he is Chairman of the Audit Committee and a member of the Fitness to Practice Committee.
An accountant by profession, he also holds qualifications from University College Dublin, the UCD Smurfit Graduate Business School and the King’s Inns.
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