Heineken’s new Corporate Relations Director

Heineken Ireland has officially announced the appointment of Kathryn D’Arcy to the post of Corporate Relations Director.

She replaces Declan Farmer who retired recently (see Heineken’s Declan Farmer to retire). She joined the Cork brewery from the Irish Business and Employers Confederation where she’d held a number of roles over a period of 15 years, most recently as Director of the Alcohol Beverage Federation of Ireland, the IBEC group representing manufacturers and suppliers of alcohol.

Kathryn began her career working as a Marketing Executive in Germany and London with Bord Bia.  She returned to Dublin to work with IBEC and held a number of roles there including Assistant Director of the Food and Drink Federation and Director of ICT Ireland, the representative body for the technology sector here.

She holds a Food Science and Technology Degree from University College Cork and a Masters in Public and Political Communications from Dublin City University.


Kathryn D’Arcy – Heineken Ireland’s new Corporate Relations Director.


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