Over 25 years’ experience with various companies in senior executive and investment roles in the telecoms sector.
Donal joined Esat Digifone as a member of the technical team responsible for the rollout of the network throughout Ireland. He then joined Digicel and spent 10 years in the Carribbean and Central America working in various roles including Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive Officer.
Since his return to Ireland, Donal has been involved in developing and investing in a number of businesses spanning technology, property, financial services, media, hospitality and utilities both in Ireland and internationally through his investment platform, Kilcullen Kapital Partners, of which he is a 50% shareholder. He is Co- Chairman of Kilcullen Investment Management.
Donal became Chairman of Cignal following its acquisition of the telecommunication assets of Coillte Telecoms in 2015.
Donal has a professional background in Business Administration, Start-ups, Acquisition Integration, Engineering and Management. He is a Professional Chartered Engineer with both Engineers Ireland and the Institute of Civil Engineers in the UK. He is also a member of the Institute of Directors in Ireland.