Dermot Crowley commences role as Chief Executive Officer
Pat McCann retires from the Board
Dalata Hotel Group plc (“Dalata” or the “Group”), the largest hotel operator in Ireland with a growing presence in the United Kingdom, announces:
Further to the announcement made on 2 March 2021, Dermot Crowley has succeeded Pat McCann as Chief Executive Officer, with effect from 1 November 2021.
Pat McCann has retired from the Board with effect from 31 October 2021, and his employment by the company will cease on 31 December 2021. Payments made or to be made after his retirement as a director are disclosed on the company website.
John Hennessy, Group Chairman commented:
“On behalf of the Board and the entire Group I would like to once again thank Pat for his immense contribution to Dalata since founding the Company in 2007. He has been instrumental in growing Dalata into the ambitious organisation that it is today. It has been a pleasure working with him since listing in 2014 and I wish him every success in the future.
I would also like to take this opportunity to wish Dermot well as he steps into the role of CEO. It is an exciting time for Dalata and the Board is confident in Dermot’s ability to lead the Company into the next phase. We look forward to working with him in the period ahead”.