Following the success of British Irish Chamber of Commerce and Dublin Chamber of Commerce Manchester Trade Mission, Gina Quinn, CEO of Dublin Chamber spoke at the RDS on 20th June. The briefing was part of the series of breakfast events being run in association with the RDS. Gina’s speech was titled ‘The Rise of the Economic City State’ and gave a fascinating overview of the development of Dublin as an economic hub.
The Dublin Chamber of Commerce represents business in the greater Dublin region promoting a competitive and internationalised business environment and providing extensive networks for business development. The Chamber is a leader in the development of a strong vision for a successful and sustainable Dublin region.
Gina started her working career with Lansdowne Market Research as a qualitative researcher then working closely with marketing professionals in the fmcg sector. She then joined the Irish Trade Board where she worked with a variety of companies on export market development, in Europe and USA. Having completed her MBA, Gina joined the Rehab Group (1989), working in marketing and sales management before taking on the role of CEO of Gandon Enterprises, the Commercial division of the Rehab Group. Gina is a Board member of ESB Networks, the Investor Compensation Company Limited and a past recipient of the Alumni of the year award UCD Michael Smurfit Business School. She has recently joined the Advisory Board of the CRANN Institute and has successfully completed the Institute of Directors’ (IOD) Chartered Director Certificate and Diploma.