Contact information


Galway University Foundation Ltd
Gate Lodge
University Road
T: +353 91 493536
F:  +353 91 494579

Galway University Foundation Ltd is a company limited by guarantee. Company registration number: 279868. CHY Number: 12894


Tom Joyce, Chief Executive
Galway University Foundation, Gate Lodge, University Road, Galway.
T: +353 91 493536

Dónal Cahalane, Director - Administration & Finance
T: 353 91 493880
Margaret Wright , Office Manager
T: +353 91 493536

Catherine Conroy, Development Manager
T: +353 91 492972
Susan Treacy, Development Executive
T: +353 91 495497

United States

Galway University Foundation, Inc.
303 Park Avenue South, #1115, New York, NY 10010. USA.

T: 917 675 4790
Galway University Foundation, Inc is a 501(c)3 registered entity, Federal ID No 30-0099346.
Sarah E. Kelly, US Representative
T: 347 623 3866

Irish Board

  • John MacNamara, Board Chair
  • Dr. James J. Browne, President, NUI Galway
  • Tom Costello, John Sisk and Son Holdings Ltd
  • Mary Dooley, Bursar, NUI Galway
  • Irial Finan, President, Bottling Investments, The Coca Cola Company
  • Joan Garahy, Managing Director, HBCL Investments and Pensions Ltd.
  • Michael Higgins, Managing Director, CIBC, USA
  • Dr. Brian Joyce, Chairman, Clancourt Holdings
  • Dr. Ronan Lambe, Director and Founder, ICON plc
  • Alfie Lydon, Retired Managing Director, Coca-Cola Ireland
  • PJ Mara, Public Affairs Consultant
  • Liam O'Coinne, Businessman
  • Dómhnal Slattery, CEO, Avolon
  • Professor Jim Ward, Registrar and Deputy President, NUI Galway

US Board

  • Michael Higgins, Managing Director, CIBC, Board Chair
  • Dr. James J. Browne, President, NUI Galway
  • Aine Brazil, Managing Principal, Thorton-Tomasetti Engineers
  • Irial Finan, President, Bottling Investments, The Coca Cola Company
  • Declan Kelly, US Economic Envoy to Northern Ireland
  • Aedhmar Hynes, CEO, Text 100 Public Relations
  • Adrian Jones, Managing Director, Merchant Banking Division, Goldman Sachs
  • Tom Joyce, CEO, Galway University Foundation
  • Paul Keary, Managing Director, Paul Keary Consulting
  • Sean Lane, Senior Vice President, Bank Hapoalim
  • John MacNamara, Board Chair, Galway University Foundation Ltd
  • Moyra Malone, Senior Research Engineer, Stanford Research Institute
  • William O'Connor, Partner, Crowell and Moring LLP
  • Dómhnal Slattery, CEO, Avolon