Dublin, 1 December 2015
Minister for Communications, Energy & Natural Resources, Mr Alex White, TD, today (Tuesday) obtained Government approval for the appointment of a new Chairperson for An Post. On the Minister's nomination, Mr Dermot Divilly will be appointed as Chairperson for a period of 5 years.
Minister White said "An Post is one of the most recognised and respected brands in Ireland, with a foothold in communities across the entire country. The company will benefit from Mr Divilly's extensive senior-level management and financial experience, which will enable him to lead An Post as it meets the challenges of a changing communications landscape."
Minister White said the appointment was made following a competitive selection process run on http://www.stateboards.ie/.