Declan is CEO of Bartra Healthcare with overall responsibility for the integration, management, and development of the entire Bartra Healthcare portfolio. He has a passion for continuous improvement and development of the organisations he has been involved with and he brings this passion to the development of Bartra Healthcare.
Declan originally joined Bartra Healthcare as its Human Resources Director and was appointed Chief Executive Officer on 1 May 2020. Declan has held a number of senior positions most recently in CIÉ, the public sector national land transport Group, where he successfully concluded a complex and historic multi-trade union agreement on the restructuring of the CIÉ Group pension schemes.
Declan’s private sector experience comes from his time with Ireland’s largest media organisation, INM where he gained considerable experience in multi-disciplined roles cumulating in his appointment as Managing Director and HR Director of INIL, the main Irish division and most profitable division within the INM Group.
Married to Helen, and along with their son Dominick, Declan also has two older children, Joseph and Shelley. Declan is a keen GAA fan and enjoys nothing more than spoiling a good walk by playing bad golf.