Ann McGregor MBE DL

Chief Executive, NI Chamber

Ann McGregor is CEO of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Ann is a BA Honours Graduate of Queen’s University, holds a MA Marketing from Ulster University and a Certificate in Corporate Governance from INSEAD, one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools, INSEAD offers participants a truly global educational experience. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a member of the Institute of Directors.

Ann was formerly Chief Executive of Enterprise NI and a director with Business in the Community. She commenced her career in the private sector working in production/materials management with Roche Manufacturing, Schering Plough and Bird’s General Foods before moving into local economic development.

Ann is a council member of Dublin Chamber of Commerce and a member of British Chambers of Commerce National Accreditation Committee. She is currently the Deputy Chair of the Grand Opera House, a member of the Senate at Queen’s University, Belfast and a Director of the NOW Group.

Ann has considerable experience on government task forces in areas such as the economy, export and trade, access to finance, health and town centre recovery. Current involvements include – a member of the Belfast Innovation and Growth Commission, the Levelling Up Advisory Group, Export Advisory Group and the Transformation Advisory Board, which has been re-established to advise the Minister of Health/Permanent Secretary on the work to transform health and social care services.