Sat 6th Jul 2013
Double Vice-President Appointment for Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce
Pictured L-R are Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce Vice-Presidents Kevin Kingston and Stephen McCully; Chamber President Mark Nodder and Chief Executive Ann McGregor.
Danske Bank’s Kevin Kingston and Power NI’s Stephen McCully to join Mark Nodder in leading Northern Ireland’s largest Chamber
Kevin Kingston, Deputy Chief Executive and Managing Director – Business & Corporate Banking at Danske Bank and Stephen McCully, Managing Director of Power NI, have been named as the new Vice-Presidents of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce (NICC).
Kevin Kingston is one of Northern Ireland’s best known Corporate Bankers, with over 20 years’ experience. Joining him in the Vice-President’s role is Stephen McCully who has worked within the electricity industry since 1986 and has held the post of Managing Director at Power NI for 11 years.
Commenting on the appointments, Mark Nodder, President of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce said:
“I am delighted that Kevin and Stephen have agreed to become Vice-President’s of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and I warmly welcome them to the role. The Chamber has worked extensively with Danske Bank and Power NI over the past few years in their role as Chamber Patrons and also during Kevin and Stephen’s tenure as Board members of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber’s new Vice-Presidents bring with them a breadth of business experience which will be a great asset to our organisation.”
Kevin Kingston, Vice-President of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce said:
“I am delighted to take on the role of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce Vice-President, and relish the opportunity to work with Northern Ireland’s foremost business organisation through its next stage of development.
“With the Northern Ireland economy facing a challenging period, the Chamber of Commerce movement has never been more important. Our challenge is to ensure that our member businesses are provided with the very best support to enable them to grow their businesses at home and internationally.”
Stephen McCully, Vice-President of Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce said:
“Having worked closely with the Chamber as a patron and Board Member, I am extremely proud to be appointed as Vice-President.
“As identified in the Heseltine Review, Chambers of Commerce are well respected in the business support network because of their local roots and international links. Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce also supports members to grow their businesses which I wholeheartedly support.
“I look forward to working with the Chamber Board, Council and Executive team to cement our position at the forefront of business support and representation.”