Our Team Members

With more than 90 years of collective relevant experience, the Melior team is among the most experienced in the Irish market. The Melior investment team have worked together since 2014. They have deep local relationships and a global network that is unique to the Irish market.

Senior Advisors

The Melior team have engaged with a range of senior Irish business professionals since 2014 to assist with deal sourcing, due diligence and to represent CCI on the boards of portfolio companies. Melior have formalised their relationship with a select group of these individuals to ensure we and our portfolio companies benefit from their continued involvement with the fund.

Fergal Leamy

Current: COO of Glen Dimplex
Previous: CEO of Coillte; CEO of Consolidated Pastoral (Terra Firma investee company); CEO of Greencore USA; McKinsey Engagement Manager

Jimmy Tolan

Current: Chairman of CareChoice; Chairman of McCauley (CCI investee company)
Previous: CEO of VHI Healthcare; CEO of Fyffes plc

John-George Willis

Current: Chairman of RMS Group; Chairman of Mulvaney; Consultant at Tughans
Previous: Senior Partner and Head of Corporate at Tughans

Laura Heuston

Current: Retained Melior ESG Advisor; Co-Founder of SustainabilityWorks; Independent Investment Committee Member of Temporis Aurora Fund
Previous: Director of Sustainable Finance at Sustainable Nation Ireland; Head of Tax at Airtricity; KPMG; Arthur Anderson

Máire O’Connor

Current: Chairman of Melior AIFM
Previous: NED of Irish Stock Exchange and Chair of Audit Committee; Chair of Davy Investment Fund Services; McCann Fitzgerald Head of Investment Management Group; NED of Scotiabank Ireland