Julie Sinnamon is CEO of Enterprise Ireland, a position she has held since November 2013.
Prior to Julie’s appointment as CEO, she was Global Business Director at Enterprise Ireland, where she led the engagement with Irish companies to help them increase market share worldwide.
In addition to the driving the export and employment goals of Enterprise Ireland clients, Julie also managed business operations within Enterprise Ireland, driving efficiencies and focusing the agency on the business development needs of Irish companies.
Julie has held a number of senior positions throughout her 30 year career in Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland, and has gained considerable experience in a variety of industry sectors, most notably the Food Sector, and the development of new start up businesses.
Originally from Crossgar, Co. Down, Julie comes from an entrepreneurial family and is the middle child of a family of 13.
She is a business graduate of the University of Ulster, has a Masters in International Business (Fordham & IMI) and is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Programme, USA.